1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Anthurium Schott
      1. Anthurium julianii G.S.Bunting

        This species is accepted, and its native range is NW. & N. Venezuela.

    [CATE]

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

    General Description
    Suberect or climbing herb up to 3m long. Stem with internodes alternating between 2.5 - 4 cm long and 1 - 1.3 cm long, 2.5 - 5.5 cm thick, covered with the fibrous remains of the cataphylls, with the leaves aggregated towards the stem apex. Young cataphylls coriaceous, up to 25 cm long, rusty red. LEAVES: Petiole subterete, narrowly sulcate adaxially, 43 - 75 cm long, green or reddish-green and punctuate or marked in pale green. Geniculum terete, 2 - 3.3 cm long and 1.2 cm thick. Leaf blade subcoriaceous but fragile, [strongly] veined, more-or-less rugose adaxially, ovate in outline, cordate-sagittate at the base, acuminate at the apex, moderately undulate at the margin, 49 - 76 cm long, 28 - 44 cm wide, unpolished [dull] on both surfaces; posterior lobes rounded, introrse, deeply separated for 12 - 20 cm by a horseshoe-shaped sinus, primary veins ca. 5, curved, joined proximally into a basal rib denuded for 3.5 - 5 cm in the sinus; anterior lobe with a prominent midrib adaxially yellowish and elevated-angled, abaxially greenish-ivory white and convex, primary lateral veins many, arising from the midrib at 45 - 60 deg., joined into a collective vein very close to the margin, finer veins reticulated. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle green, erect at first and later hanging down, 15 - 36 cm long, 0.7 cm thick. Spathe patent or reflexed, coriaceous but fragile, oblong with strongly revolute margins, clasping at the base, caudate at the apex, 10 - 25 (- 31) cm long, 2 - 4.8 (- 7.2) cm wide, intensely rose coloured or red, later paler, glossy adaxially. Spadix stipitate, with the stipe red, 0.7 cm thick, 0.3 - 0.9 (1.5) cm long dorsally and 1.2 - 2.5 cm long ventrally, spadix bright green, 11 - 32 cm long, 1.2 - 1.75 cm thick, smooth, later pale brown, up to 41 cm long and 3 cm thick, tips of pistils very obtuse and exserted beyond the tepals for 0.1 cm. INFRUCTESCENCE: Mature berries unknown.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Venezuela

    Anthurium julianii G.S.Bunting appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Acta Bot. Venez. 10: 272 (1975)

    Accepted by

    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • 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.
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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