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This species is accepted, and its native range is Central & S. China.
Actinidia chinensis

Native to:

China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Taiwan

Introduced into:

Arkansas, Czechoslovakia, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Sweden

Actinidia chinensis Planch. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Dec 10, 2006 Fortune, R. [39], China K000229484 Unknown type material
15234.000
16476.000
Fortune, R. [39], China K000229482
Henry, A. [5834 A], Hubei K000229483
Henry, A. [1754], Hubei K000229481

First published in London J. Bot. 6: 303 (1847)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Jonsell, B. & Karlsson, T. (eds.) (2010). Flora Nordica 6: 1-298. The Bergius Foundaton.
  • Wu, Z., Raven, P.H. & Hong, D. (eds.) (2007). Flora of China 12: 1-534. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Science Photographs
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