According to CATE Araceae[CATE]
CATE Araceae, 17 Dec 2011. araceae.e-monocot.org
- General Description
- LEAVES: Petiole longer than blade, about 2.5 dm [25 cm] long; blades subcoriaceous, pale green, greyish, oblong-sagittate, about 2.6 dm [26 cm] long, 1.4 dm [14 cm] wide, anterior lobe oblong, gradually narrowed upward from the middle, separated from the posterior lobes by a mildly arcuate line on the inside, posterior lobes diverging, about 7 cm wide and 2 cm long, obtuse, merging a little beyond the anterior lobe; sinus large; primary lateral veins about 2, 1.5-2 cm apart, basal veins 6, 2 basal veins robust, ascending, joined with primary lateral veins in a collective vein 3-4 mm from the margin; the remaining basal veins 4, more slender, spreading at a 90 degree angle near the margin, arcuate upwards and merging in the margin.
- Country of origin unknown. [Engler] saw a leaf specimen of a plant grown in 1880 in the botanical garden at Petropolis which had been given to me by Regel.
First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 25: 388 (1898)
- 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.
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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