1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Anthurium Schott
      1. Anthurium dendrobates Sodiro

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

    [CATE]

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

    Distribution
    Ecuador. Atacatzo (SSW. of Quito).
    General Description
    Stem scandent, robust, 2.5-3 cm diam.; internodes 5-8 cm long; cataphylls coriaceous, elongate-lanceolate, chestnut-ochre-yellow, soon weathered into fibers, 2-2.5 dm [20 - 25 cm] long, arising into apex, [the apex] 10-12 mm long. LEAVES: Petiole erect, rigid, subcylindrical, unisulcate adaxially, 4-5 dm [40 - 50 cm] long; geniculum 2.5-3 cm long; blades thickly coriaceous, intensely green above, shiny, paler below, oval-lanceolate, 4.5-5.5 dm 45 - 55 cm] long, 1.8-2.2 dm [18 - 22 cm] wide; posterior lobes 1/3 as long as the anterior lobe, connivent and overlapping; sinus oval; anterior lobe extended upward from the wider base in a mildly convex line; primary lateral veins of the posterior lobes 7, embedded above, prominent below, joined into ribs naked 4-5 cm along the sinus, decidedly arcuate, merging in the margin; the interlobar basal veins, together with the 10-12 pairs primary lateral veins of the anterior lobe, joined into a collective vein 6-8 mm from the margin. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle longer than petiole, subcylindrical, mildly keeled, thickened under the spathe; spathe coriaceous coppery-greenish, 7-9-veined below, oblong-lanceolate, cuspidate at the apex, 1.5 dm [15 cm] long, 4.5 cm wide at the base; spadix cylindrical, ochre-yellow-greenish, 1.5 dm [15 cm] long, 12-15 mm diam. in fruit, stipitate 1.5 cm; tepals 3 mm long, 2 mm wide; filaments equalling tepals; ovary oblong-conical, obtusely four-angled.
    Conservation
    Data Deficient (DD)

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ecuador

    Anthurium dendrobates Sodiro appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Anales Univ. Centr. Ecuador 17: 159 (1903)

    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

    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