1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Anthurium Schott
      1. Anthurium karstenianum Engl.

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

    [CATE]

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

    General Description
    Stem slender, climbing, internodes 5-6 cm long, 5-6 mm thick. LEAVES: Petiole slender, a little longer than the blade, 15-20 cm long, geniculum somewhat long, sulcate above. Blade thinly chartaceous, subsagittate or sagittate in adult plants, lower third contracted to the base, 'abhinc'? slightly narrowed towards the apex by a straight line, 15-29 cm long, at apex terminated suddenly into a 1.5-2 cm long narrow cusp, posterior lobes about 1/3 as long as the anterior lobe, semi-oblong or semi-elliptic, rounded, separated by a deep, narrow or sub-open sinus, 4-5 cm long, 3-4 cm wide, 4-5 primary lateral veins arising from the base on each side, 3 retrorse and joined into very short basal ribs; primary lateral veins of the midrib ca. 8, collective vein continuous with the interlobe veins, distant from the margin (one sixth of the width at the middle [of the blade]). INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle as along as or longer than petiole, slender, 20-25 cm long. Spathe linear-lanceolate, 6-7 cm long, 6-7 mm wide, cuspidate. Spadix with a 2-2.5 cm long stipe, 5-8 cm long, 3-4 mm thick.
    Distribution
    Subequatorial Andine Province: 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
    Endémica y nativa en Colombia.
    Habit
    Hierba
    Conservation
    No Evaluada

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colombia

    Anthurium karstenianum Engl. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 25: 383 (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.

    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

    Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    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