Taxon profile


Tara Vine
Actinidia arguta (Siebold & Zuccarini) Planch. ex Miq.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Ericales »  family Actinidiaceae »  genus Actinidia - actinidia

Scientific synonyms

Trochostigma arguta Siebold. & Zucc.
Actinidia callosa var. arguta (Siebold & Zucc.) Makino
Actinidia arguta var. erythrocarpa S. Otani
Actinidia giraldii Diels
Actinidia arguta var. giraldii (Diels) Vorosch.
Actinidia kwangsiensis H. L. Li
Actinidia megalocarpa Nakai.
Actinidia arguta f. platyphylla (A. Gray ex Miq.) H. Ohba
Actinidia arguta var. platyphylla (A. Gray ex Miq.) Nakai
Actinidia arguta var. rufinervis Nakai

Other names

= Bower Actinidia
= Hardy Kiwi
= Baby Kiwi#
= Cocktail Kiwi#
= Dessert Kiwi#
= Kiwi Berry#


Actinidia arguta - Tara Vine

Author: Jan Richtr

Actinidia arguta - Tara Vine

Author: Jan Richtr

Actinidia arguta - Tara Vine

Author: Jan Richtr


outer bark

Actinidia arguta - Tara Vine

Author: Jan Richtr

Intertaxon relationships

consumer: Naemorhedus caudatus (Milne-Edwards, 1867) - Northern Long-tailed Goral

Included taxa

Number of records: 4

varietas Actinidia arguta var. hypoleuca (Nakai) Kitam.
varietas Actinidia arguta var. nervosa C. F. Liang
varietas Actinidia arguta var. purpurea (Rehder) C. F. Liang

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Names (not confirmed) - 2


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