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

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

    [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. 2200 - 3000 m.; Andes.
    Habit
    Hierba, trepadora
    Conservation
    No Evaluada
    [CATE]

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

    General Description
    Stem ascending to 100 cm long, 2 cm thick, internodes short. Cataphylls 2 – 10 cm long. LEAVES: Petiole nearly twice as long as blade, equalling ca. 40 cm. Blade coriaceous, obscurely green, about 30 cm long and 20 cm wide, oblong-ovate-cordate, posterior lobes 2.5 times shorter than anterior lobe, semi-ovate, retrorse, separated by a parabolic sinus, ca. 9 cm long, 10 cm wide, anterior lobe narrowed by an extrorsely shortly arcuate line, with acumen 2 cm long, 3 mm wide, primary lateral veins of the midrib arcuately ascending and joining with the basal primaries of the anterior lobe and with the inter-lobe primaries into a collective vein a little distant from the margin, basal primary lateral veins of the posterior lobes turning backwards, strongly curved and running out into the margin, fused proximally into basal ribs long denuded (2.5 cm) in the sinus, all primaries strongly prominent below. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle a little shorter than petiole, ca. 35 cm long. Spathe broadly oblong-ovate, acuminate, ca. 12 cm long, 5 cm wide, dark brown. Spadix with a stipe 2 cm long, 10 cm long, when fully developed 1.5 cm thick below, somewhat narrowing upwards. Tepals 3 mm long, 1.5 mm wide. Stamens eventually 4 mm long. Pistils oblong-conic, 3 mm long, 1.5 mm thick.
    Habitat
    On the ground in dense, humid montane forest on the southern slope of the Montaña de Caramanta.
    Distribution
    Subequatorial Andine Province: Colombia, Cauca – Antioquia, on the southern slope of the Montaña de Caramanta.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colombia

    Anthurium caramantae Engl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Lehmann, F.C. [7213], Colombia K000434101 Unknown type material

    First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 25: 424 (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.
    • 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

    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