Actinidia callosa Lindl., Intr. Nat. Syst. Bot. ed. 2: 439 1836. (syn: Actinidia alnifolia Stapf ex Hand.-Mazz.; Actinidia arisanensis Hayata; Actinidia callosa var. acuminata C. F. Liang; Actinidia callosa var. formosana Finet & Gagnep.; Actinidia callosa var. pubiramula C. Y. Wu; Actinidia formosana (Finet & Gagnep.) Hayata; Actinidia rankanensis Hayata; Actinidia remoganensis Hayata);
China (Chongqing, Hunan, Yunnan), Taiwan, Bhutan, Sikkim, India (Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram, Tripura, Meghalaya, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal), Nepal, Indochina, Sumatra, Java, Myanmar [Burma] (Chin, Kachin, Sagaing, Shan) as per Catalogue of life;

Please identify the climber shrub (seems Vitaceae) from Phenk (Nagaland) : 4 posts by 1 author. Attachments (1)- very high res.
Please identify the climber shrub (seems Vitaceae) from Phenk (Nagaland)

A reply from … from another thread:
Any chance that it may be Actinidia sp, such as Actinidia calls?


Actinidia callosa??: 2 high res. images.
Location: Arunachal Pradesh
Common name: Himalayan Kiwi
Scientific name: Actinidia callosa??

Looks close !


MS,Oct.,2022/07 Actinidia sp. for id.: 2 images.
Location : Aiduzawl, Mizoram

Altitude : ca.1,400 m.
Date : 15-10-2022
Habit : Climbing shrub
Habitat : Wild

Looks different from Actinidia callosa

Is there any other species listed?
Also looks different from species listed at

Not found in Flora of Mizoram

Only matching looks like Actinidia callosa Lindl. according to the listing i efi.




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