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

[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. 2800 - 3400 m.; Andes.
Habit
Hierba, epífita
Conservation
No Evaluada

[CATE]

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

General Description
Usually epiphytic, seldom terrestrial; stem scandent to 5 dm [50 cm] long, 4 cm diam.; internodes thick; cataphylls lanceolate, decidedly elongate. LEAVES: Petiole of larger leaves 3.5 dm [35 cm] long, slightly terete; blades, adult very thick, dark green somewhat triangular-sagittate, 4 dm [40 cm] long, 2.8 dm [28 cm] wide; the anterior lobe triangular, narrowed gradually, acute; posterior lobes about 1 dm long and 1.3 dm [13 cm] wide, divergent at the base, the apical part turned introrsely; sinus parabolic, broad; primary lateral veins about 9 pairs 1.5-2 cm apart, departing from the midrib at about a 50-60 degree angle, joined into a collective vein 2-3 mm from the margin; interlobar vein spreading at about a 90 degree angle and veins of the posterior lobes 7 pairs spreading at about a 90 degree angle, joined into ribs naked at the sinus, turned upward near the margin. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle about 4 dm [40 cm] long; spathe broadly lanceolate, cuspidate; spadix short-stipitate; tepals twice as long as wide; ovary oblong-conoid.
Distribution
Colombia. Cauca: In thick rainforests of the Paramo de Guanacas, in the Province Popayán.
Habitat
Usually epiphytic, seldom on the ground, in thick rainforests.

Native to:

Colombia

Anthurium guanacense Engl. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Lehmann, F.C. [7202], Colombia K000434196 Unknown type material

First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 25: 444 (1898)

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.

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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Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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 2021. 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