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

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Colombia to NW. Venezuela.

    [CATE]

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

    Phenology
    Blooming in December.
    Distribution
    Colombia. In thick forests on the Rio Dolores, between Angostura and Santa Rosa Antioquia.
    General Description
    Stems to 5 dm [50 cm] long, internodes about 1 cm long; Cataphylls decomposed (or disarranged, falling apart) stupposely (with tow-like fibers) covering (or enveloping) internodes. LEAVES: Petiole 1 1/2 times longer than blade, canaliculate; geniculum short; Blades subcoriaceous, dark green, lanceolate, obtuse at the base, narrowly acuminate, very acute, together with (or including) the acumen (1.5-2 cm long and 2 mm wide), 1.6-1.8 dm [16 -18 cm] long, 6 cm wide in lower half; lateral veins spreading at a 90 degree angle, coalesced in a collective vein a very little way from the margin. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle about 2.5-2.8 dm [25 - 28 cm] long, together with the spadix barely equalling the whole leaf; Spathe linear-lanceolate, briefly decurrent, 2.5 cm long, 2-3 mm wide, from brown becoming green; Spadix twice as long as spathe, 4-5 cm long, 4 mm diam. INFRUCTESCENCE: Berries obovoid.
    Habitat
    In thick forests on the Rio Dolores.
    [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. 1700 - 2300 m.; Andes.
    Habit
    Hierba, epífita
    Conservation
    No Evaluada

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colombia, Venezuela

    Anthurium angosturense Engl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Lehmann, F.C. [7591], Colombia K000434127 Unknown type material

    First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 25: 378 (1898)

    Accepted by

    • Idárraga-Piedrahita, A., Ortiz, R.D.C., Callejas Posada, R. & Merello, M. (eds.) (2011). Flora de Antioquia: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares 2: 1-939. Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • 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
    • Idárraga-Piedrahita, A., Ortiz, R.D.C., Callejas Posada, R. & Merello, M. (eds.) (2011). Flora de Antioquia: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares 2: 1-939. Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.

    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

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/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