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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.
Morphology General 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.

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

CATE Araceae

  • Engler, H.G.A. 1905. Das Pflanzenreich IV.23B. Araceae-Pothoideae. Heft 21 : 1-330

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.

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.
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Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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 2021. 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