Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Akania is a in the family . The single species, Akania bidwillii (Turnipwood), is a tree that is native to in and in . The flowering plants (angiosperms), also known as Angiospermae or Magnoliophyta, are the most diverse group of . Angiosperms are like the and can be distinguished from the gymnosperms by a series of (derived ). These characteristics include , within the seeds, and the production of that contain the seeds. The ancestors of flowering plants diverged from around 245 202 million years ago, and the first flowering plants known to exist are from 140 million years ago. They diversified enormously during the and became widespread around 100 million years ago, but replaced as the dominant trees only around 60 100 million years ago.