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

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

    [CATE]

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

    Conservation
    Data Deficient (DD)
    General Description
    Scandent, to 3 m long; internodes 8-10 cm long, 1 cm diam.; cataphylls parchment-like, lanceolate, overtopping internodes. LEAVES: Petiole almost equal to internodes, 1/3 as long as blade, 8-10 cm long, briefly sheathed at base; geniculum 10-12 mm long, deeply canaliculate; blades coriaceous, oblong-lanceolate, 2.8-3 dm [28 - 30 cm] long, 4.5 cm wide, more prominently narrowed toward base, more briefly upward into briefly acuminate apex; primary and secondary lateral veins together with (or as well as) reticulate veins very slender, collective vein 2.5-3 mm from the margin. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle 3 times as long as (literally "triply longer than") petiole, to 3 dm [30 cm] long; spathe cartilaginous, linear-lanceolate, shorter than spadix, spreading at a 90 degree angle; spadix sessile, rigid, a little attenuate upward (or from below); tepals cuneate, twice as long as wide, ash-gray. INFRUCTESCENCE 8-10 cm long; berries somewhat globose, a little attenuate (tapering) on both sides, yellowish at the apex, yellow-reddish below.
    Distribution
    Ecuador. In the valley of the Cañar.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ecuador

    Anthurium geniculatum Sodiro appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Anturios Ecuator., Suppl. 1: 2 (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