1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Anthurium Schott
      1. Anthurium atroviride Sodiro

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

    [CATE]

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

    General Description
    Stem 2-2.5 cm thick; internodes very short; cataphylls broadly lanceolate, obtuse and apiculate at apex, cartilaginous, persisting for a long time, 10-12 cm long, about half as long as petioles. LEAVES: Petiole almost contiguous and briefly sheathed at base, erect, rigid, 1.5-2.5 dm [15 - 25 cm] long, deeply sulcate adaxially, geniculum 2-2.5 cm long, scarcely thickened; blade coriaceous, 2.5-3 dm [25 - 30 cm] long, 8-15 cm wide, equalling or longer than petioles, deeply green on both surfaces, blackish glandular-dotted on both sides, ovate or oblong, more or less asymmetrical, (about twice as long as wide?), blunt at the apex, acute and somewhat decurrent at base, 5-veined, with 2 inner pairs of basal veins extending to the apex, the 2 intermediate pairs merging not very much below the apex of the blade, with the outermost pair very slender, extending to apex very near the margin; primary lateral veins slender, spreading at an angle of about 45 degrees, somewhat parallel, alternating with the not very slender interprimary veins. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle shorter and thinner than petiole, erect, angular; spathe thickly herbaceous, drying coriaceous, oblong-ligulate (strap-shaped), acute, deeply green; spadix briefly stipitate, (stipe slender) shorter than spathe, cylindrical, erect, obtuse at apex (in the specimen at hand, almost atrophied).
    Habitat
    In forests.
    Conservation
    Data Deficient (DD)
    Distribution
    Ecuador: Pichincha: In the forests on the west slope of Cerro Atacatzo.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ecuador

    Anthurium atroviride Sodiro appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Anales Univ. Centr. Ecuador 16: 12 (1903)

    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

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. 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 2018. 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