1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Anthurium Schott
      1. Anthurium davidsoniae Standl.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Costa Rica to Colombia.

    [CATE]

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

    General Description
    Usually terrestrial, rarely epiphytic; stems elongate, less than 1 cm diam.; internodes short at apex, longer in lower portion of stem; cataphylls moderately thick, to 12 cm long, drying reddish-brown. LEAVES ± erect; petioles shallowly sulcate with sharp marginal ribs adaxially, 13-27 cm long, 2.5-3.5 mm wide; blades ovate to narrowly ovate, ± chartaceous, usually conspicuously bullate, 15-23 cm long, 9.5-15.5 cm wide, long-acuminate at apex, shallowly and broadly lobed at base; the upper surface pale green, the lower surface slightly paler; the midrib narrowly raised; primary lateral veins 10-12 per side, sunken, straight or weakly arched to collective vein; collective vein arising from the first or second basal vein, 6-8 mm from margin. INFLORESCENCE erect, shorter than leaves; peduncle 9-19 cm long; spathe lanceolate, pale green, 3-5 cm long, 5-10 mm wide; spadix pale yellow-green, 2-4 cm long, 5-7 mm diam. at base, 2-3 mm diam. at apex; flowers rhombic to 4-lobed, 2.3-2.7 mm long, 2.7-3 mm wide: 3-5 flowers visible in the principal spiral, 4-7 flowers visible in the alternate spiral; tepals matte, lateral tepals 1-1.2 mm wide; pistil emergent, green; stigmas exserted, brushlike; stamens emerging but may retract (not evident on dry specimens). INFRUCTESCENCE with spadix 3.5-6 cm long; berries greenish-yellow; mesocarp syrupy; seeds obovoid, yellow-green, darker at apex with numerous raphide cells visible on the surface.
    Habitat
    Premontane rain and lower montane rain forest.
    Distribution
    Costa Rica, western Panama, Colombia and the Delta Amacuro state of Venezuela.
    [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. 2000 m.; Andes.
    Habit
    Hierba, epífita
    Conservation
    No Evaluada

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colombia, Costa Rica, Panamá

    Anthurium davidsoniae Standl. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Publ. Field Columb. Mus., Bot. Ser. 22: 4 (1940)

    Accepted by

    • Bernal, R., Gradstein, R.S. & Celis, M. (eds.) (2016). Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia 1-2: 1-3068. Libro impreso.
    • Hammel, B.E. & al. (2003). Manual de Plantas de Costa Rica 2: 1-694. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
    • 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

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Bernal, R., Gradstein, R.S. & Celis, M. (eds.) (2016). Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia 1-2: 1-3068. Libro impreso.

    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