What is a tangerine?

Answer A tangerine is a citrus fruit that is a variety of and similar to the Mandarin orange. The tangerine is different from the orange in that it tends to be smaller and tastes less tart than an orange.... Read More »

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What is a clementine tangerine?

According to legend, Father Clement Rodier discovered this hybrid growing in an Algerian orphanage garden. Bearing his name, the clementine is a hybrid or "cross between tangerine and sour orange."... Read More »

What do tangerine doves eat?

Tangerine doves in captivity should receive a variety of foods. They like parakeet seed and greens that have minerals, vitamins and most importantly, calcium. Like most birds, the doves like cornm... Read More »

What is the scientific name for a tangerine?

The scientific name for a tangerine is Citrus reticulata Blanco. Tangerines have a thin rind that easily peels away from the fruit. They are normally two to four inches in diameter.References:USDA:... Read More »

What has more calories a tangerine or a clementine?

A tangerine would have more calories. It has 50 calories, and the clementine only has 35.