1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Anthurium Schott
      1. Anthurium ceratiinum Diels

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

    [CATE]

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

    Conservation
    Vulnerable (VU) Criteria: D2
    Distribution
    Ecuador.
    General Description
    Climbing epiphyte, stem 5 m long. LEAVES: Petiole ca. 50 cm long, geniculum 3.5 cm long. Leaf blade cordate-ovate, acuminate at the apex, 42 cm long from the petiole insertion to the apex, 32 cm wide in the lower part, posterior lobes subsemi-orbicular, situated at almost right angles to one another, ca. 9 cm long, 15 - 16 cm wide, basal veins not joined together, prominent; the other lateral veins 4 - 5 on each side, ascending from the midrib, prominent abaxially, joining in an inframarginal collective vein. INFLORESCENCES: Peduncles ca. 40 cm long, robust. Spathe broadly oblong, clasping at the base, erect, ca. 17 cm long, 4.2 - 4.5 cm wide, pale green. Spadix sessile, in fruit 14 cm long, 2.5 cm wide. INFRUCTESCENCES: Berry red, crowned by a subclavate, slightly horned style 3 - 4 mm long.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ecuador

    Anthurium ceratiinum Diels appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Notizbl. Bot. Gart. Berlin-Dahlem 14: 26 (1938)

    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.

    Literature

    CATE Araceae
    • Diels, L. 1938. Neue Arten aus Ecuador. Notizblatt des botanischens Gartens und Museums zu Berlin-Dahlem. 14 (121): 26-27

    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.
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    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