1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Anthurium Schott
      1. Anthurium alegriasense Engl.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Colombia.

    [CATE]

    CATE Araceae, 17 Dec 2011. araceae.e-monocot.org

    General Description
    Epiphytic. Stems slender, ascending, up to 50 cm long, internodes short, 1 - 2 cm long. LEAVES Cataphylls elongated, persistent, 4 - 8 cm long. Petiole sulcate above, 1.5 times longer than blade, blade subcoriaceous, oblong-cordiform, acuminate, ca. 15 cm long, 10 cm wide, with a 1 cm long acumen, primary lateral veins on each side with 2 basal veins running into the margin and 2 basal veins and 9 costal veins ascending and joining into a collective vein situated 2 – 3 mm from the margin. INFLORESCENCE Peduncle slender, shorter than the petiole. Spathe lanceolate, acute, ca. 4 cm long, 1 cm wide. Spadix shortly (3 mm) stipitate, slender, cylindric, 3.5 cm long, 3 mm thick. Tepals little more than 0.5 mm long. Ovary 0.5 mm long, semi-ovoid, style short, thick 2.5 – 3 mm (“dm”) long.
    Habitat
    In dense forests on the Alto de Alegrias above Antioquia.
    Distribution
    Subequatorial Andine Province: Colombia; Antioquia. On the Alto de Alegrias above Antioquia.
    [CPLC]

    Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

    Distribution
    Endémica y nativa en Colombia; Alt. 2300 m.; Andes.
    Habit
    Hierba, epífita
    Conservation
    No Evaluada

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colombia

    Anthurium alegriasense Engl. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Pflanzenr., IV, 23B: 220 (1905)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. & Frodin, D.G. (2002). World Checklist and Bibliography of Araceae (and Acoraceae): 1-560. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.

    Sources

    CATE Araceae
    Haigh, A., Clark, B., Reynolds, L., Mayo, S.J., Croat, T.B., Lay, L., Boyce, P.C., Mora, M., Bogner, J., Sellaro, M., Wong, S.Y., Kostelac, C., Grayum, M.H., Keating, R.C., Ruckert, G., Naylor, M.F. and Hay, A., CATE Araceae, 17 Dec 2011.
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. 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