• Furthermore, biological characteristics of the cells, and molecular evidence have confirmed the three genera currently circumscribed in the Actinidiaceae, Clematoclethra, Saurauia, and Actinidia, do indeed form a monophyletic group. (wikipedia.org)
  • The kiwi, called Actinidia chinensis , is a plant belonging to the Actinidiaceae family. (complete-gardening.com)
  • Current interests include revisions of Melastoma (Melastomataceae), Saurauia (Actinidiaceae) and Timonius (Rubiaceae) for the biologically rich island of Borneo, for which there is no documented Flora. (nhpborneo.com)
  • Before genetic evidence appeared in the last 10 years, the placement of the Actinidiaceae within the Ericales was highly controversial. (wikipedia.org)
  • Placement of the Actinidiaceae within the Ericales has been strongly supported recently by genetic evidence, and contrary to previous thought, it is not a basal member of the Ericales. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Actinidiaceae are a small family of flowering plants. (wikipedia.org)