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

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

    [CATE]

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

    Distribution
    Ecuador. On the Rio Pilaton.
    Conservation
    Vulnerable (VU) Criteria: B1ab(iii)
    General Description
    Stem 3-4 cm diam., short-scandent; internodes very short; cataphylls linear-lanceolate, long-narrowed upward, 1.3-2 dm [13 - 20 cm] long, soon weathered into fibers. LEAVES: Petiole erect, rigid, subcylindrical, obtuse below, companulate adaxially, unisulcate; geniculum 3-4 cm long, to 1 m long; blades parchment-like, not at all wrinkled, deep green above, pale green below, long-sagittate, 8-9 dm [80 - 90 cm] long 3-3.5 dm [30 - 35 cm] wide; posterior lobes 1/6 as long as anterior, divergent, connivent at the apex; sinus reniform; primary lateral veins, all impressed above, sharply prominent below, keeled, velvety, 7-8 [veins] of the posterior lobes coalesced into largely naked ribs, reaching the margin in a mildly arcuate line; 3 interior [veins] together with interlobar and 25-30 more slender costal [primary lateral veins] of the anterior lobe, joined into a collective vein 1-2 mm from the margin. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle shorter than petiole (2-3 dm [20 - 30 cm]) and more slender, rigid, mildly angled; spathe coriaceous, broadly lanceolate, inserted obliquely at the base, short-acuminate at the apex, many-veined below, at fructescence just a little shorter than spadix; spadix cylindrical, flexible, pendulous, 2.5-3 dm [25 - 30 cm] long, 2 cm diam., stipitate 1 cm; tepals 1/4 longer than wide. INFRUCTESCENCE: Berry oval-oblong, obtuse at the apex, green.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ecuador

    Anthurium dolichophyllum Sodiro appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Anales Univ. Centr. Ecuador 17: 341 (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