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

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Colombia to NW. Venezuela and Ecuador.

    [CATE]

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

    Distribution
    Subequatorial Andine Province: Colombia, Cauca, in dense forests above Poblazou near Popayan; Eastern slopes of the Cerro Munchique; Antioquia, in dense forests on the Alto de Alegrias; near La Ceja in the eastern slopes of the Popayan Mountains.
    General Description
    Stems small, climbing, up to 1 m long, internodes 4-5cm long, as thick as a finger. Cataphylls thickish, persistent. LEAVES: Petiole twice as long as the blade, ca. 30 cm long, geniculum 2-3 cm long. Blade subcoriaceous, bright green, ovate-oblong or oblong, obtuse or acute at base, elegantly long-acuminate, 15-20 cm long, 10-15 cm wide, acumen 1.5-2 cm long, submarginal collective vein 5-8mm from the margin, lateral veins on each side ca. 8-10 arising at an angle of ca. 60°. From the midrib and curving upwards. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle more than half the length of the petiole, ca. 20 cm long. Spathe linear-lanceolate, 5-6 cm long, nearly 1 cm wide, greenish-brown. Spadix with a stipe ca. 1 cm long, slender, myosuroid, 7-8 cm long, 4-5 mm thick, yellowish-green. Tepals ca. 1.5 mm long and wide. Stamens broadly linear. Ovary ovoid.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colombia, Ecuador, Venezuela

    Anthurium longegeniculatum Engl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Lehmann, F.C. [5328], Colombia K000434293 lectotype
    Lehmann, F.C. [5328], Colombia K000434294 lectotype

    First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 25: 379 (1898)

    Accepted by

    • Idárraga-Piedrahita, A., Ortiz, R.D.C., Callejas Posada, R. & Merello, M. (eds.) (2011). Flora de Antioquia: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares 2: 1-939. Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín.
    • 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.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Idárraga-Piedrahita, A., Ortiz, R.D.C., Callejas Posada, R. & Merello, M. (eds.) (2011). Flora de Antioquia: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares 2: 1-939. Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.

    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

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
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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