1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Anthurium Schott
      1. Anthurium crassivenium 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
    Nativa en Colombia; Alt. 2450 - 2545 m.; Andes.
    Habit
    Hierba, trepadora, hemiepífita
    Conservation
    No Evaluada
    [CATE]

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

    Distribution
    Subequatorial Andine Province: Colombia, Cauca. Also recorded in Ecuador and Venezuela.
    General Description
    Caudicles (small stems) climbing, internodes 4 - 6 cm long. Cataphylls covering the internodes, 7 - 10 cm long, eventually decomposing to resemble matted hair. LEAVES: Petiole with a long sheath, ca. 30 cm long. Blade subcoriaceous, oblong-cordate, 25 - 30 cm long, ca. 16 cm wide, with acumen 1.5 - 2 cm long, posterior lobes semi-ovate, very slightly introrse, 6 - 7 cm long, anterior lobe gradually narrowed, rather long-acuminate, primary and secondary veins and finer veins strongly prominent below, primary lateral veins of the midrib of the anterior lobe with 9 ascending on each side, and 2 basal ones, all joined into a submarginal collective vein, primary lateral veins of the posterior lobes 4, arching, joined at the base into basal ribs and running out into the margin. INFLORESCENCES: Peduncle longer than petiole, 30 cm long. Spathe linear-lanceolate, ca. 12 cm long, 12 mm wide. Spadix stipitate for 1 cm, cylindric, 14 cm long when in flower, 6 mm thick. Tepals barely 1.5 mm long. Ovary oblong-ovoid, conoid above, 1.5 mm long.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colombia

    Anthurium crassivenium Engl. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 25: 390 (1898)

    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

    Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/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