1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Anthurium Schott
      1. Anthurium ericae Diels

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

    [CATE]

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

    General Description
    Stem terrestrial (according to collector, but is it always?). LEAVES: Petiole 50 - 60 cm long, a little striate (when dry), blade papery, abaxially minutely pulverulent on the veins, puctulate with numerous crystalliferous cells, striolate with raphide-bearing cells, broadly ovate-triangular, acute at the apex, anterior lobe ca. 50 cm long, 35 cm wide basally, posterior lobes separated by a parabolic arc, semi-elliptic, 15 cm long, 13 - 15 cm wide, primary lateral veins both large and small are patent and very numerous, abaxially primaries, secondaries and intermediates prominent, joined into a submarginal vein, primary veins of the posterior lobes strongly prominent, near the sinus joined into denuded basal ribs. Spadix ca. 1.5 cm wide.
    Distribution
    Central Ecuador. West Cordillera. Prov. Pichincha, Saloya valley.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ecuador

    Anthurium ericae Diels appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Biblioth. Bot. 29(116): 61 (1937)

    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.

    Literature

    CATE Araceae
    • Diels, L. 1937. Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Vegetation und Flora von Ecuador: Araceae. Bibliotheca Botanica. 29 (116): 61-62

    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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    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