1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Anthurium Schott
      1. Anthurium cleistanthum G.M.Barroso

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Brazil (Espírito Santo).

    [CATE]

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

    General Description
    Rupicolous, terrestrial, sometimes epiphytic herb with abbreviated stem to 2cm thick. LEAF: Petiole to 50cm long, 0.8cm thick, shorter or longer than blade; leaf blade oblong-lanceolate to -elliptic, to 70cm long, 20cm broad, apex subacute to acute-acuminate, base cuneate to rounded; side veins forming inframarginal veins. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle to 20cm long, 0.4cm thick, shorter than or subequal to petiole; spathe oblong-elliptic, to15cm long, 4cm broad, equal or slightly longer than spadix, green or purplish, erect to suberect, persistent; spadix conic to subcylindic, to 12cm long, 1.5cm thick, subsessile; tepals purplish. INFRUCTESCENCE: Berries (according to original description) 0.5cm long, green with reddish spots at apex, white basally; seeds oblong, 0.3cm long.
    Habitat
    A plant of the coastal forest zone, including restinga habitats, although recent collections have extended the range westwards into drier forest formations ("Mata Mesofila" sensu Mori & Mattos Silva).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Brazil Southeast

    Anthurium cleistanthum G.M.Barroso appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Mayo, S. [716], Bahia K000302661
    Mayo, S. [716], Bahia K000302660
    Mayo, S. [716], Bahia K000302659
    Brazil 29047.461

    First published in Arch. Jard. Bot. Rio de Janeiro 15: 97 (1957)

    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.
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    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    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