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

        This species is accepted, and its native range is SW. Colombia to W. Ecuador.

    [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
    Nativa en Colombia; Alt. 1325 - 1800 m.; Andes.
    Habit
    Hierba, epífita
    Conservation
    No Evaluada
    [CATE]

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

    Habitat
    In the forests of the Carazon.
    General Description
    Caudex thick, abbreviated, covered with dilacerated, matted hairy cataphylls. LEAVES: Petiole half the length of the blade, about 20 cm long, rounded dorsally, canaliculate above, geniculum not strongly thickened, 1 – 1.5 cm long, blade lanceolate, somewhat obtuse at base, shortly acuminate, ca. 35 cm long, ca. 6 – 8 cm long at the base of the upper third, lateral veins numerous, slender (somewhat prominulent when dry), joined into a collective vein a little distant from margin, lower down more remote from the margin. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle shorter than the petiole (ca. 20 cm long). Spathe linear, shortly ( 4 – 5 mm long) acuminate, ca. 6 cm long, 8 mm wide. Spadix sessile ca. 1.5 times longer than spathe (ca. 10 cm long), below 4 mm thick, myosuroid, dark purple. Tepals no longer than wide (ca. 1 mm long and wide), purplish. Ovary ovoid.
    Distribution
    Subequatorial Andine Province: Ecuador; in the forests of the Carazon.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colombia, Ecuador

    Anthurium andinum Engl. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 25: 405 (1898)

    Accepted by

    • Bernal, R., Gradstein, R.S. & Celis, M. (eds.) (2016). Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia 1-2: 1-3068. Libro impreso.
    • 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.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Bernal, R., Gradstein, R.S. & Celis, M. (eds.) (2016). Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia 1-2: 1-3068. Libro impreso.

    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