1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Anthurium Schott
      1. Anthurium longispadiceum K.Krause

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Colombia to N. Peru.

    [CATE]

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

    Habitat
    Occurring in lowland Tropical moist forest (T-mf) and in a small region of Tropical wet forest (T-wf) centred at 1°04'S, 77°30'W.
    Distribution
    Known from southern Colombia, eastern Ecuador and northern Peru.
    General Description
    Appressed epiphyte; stems short; internodes short, ca. 1 cm diam.; cataphylls to 10 cm long, 1.5 cm wide, broadest at base, acute at apex, drying brown and papery, soon deciduous. LEAVES spreading; petioles erect, 10-25 cm long, to 5 mm diam., thickest near base, terete; sheath inconspicuous; geniculum 1.5-2.0 cm long, infrequently drying darker than petiole, otherwise inconspicuous; blades narrowly oblong-oblanceolate or rarely narrowly oblong-ovate, 1-3 times longer than petiole, moderately coriaceous, 23-36 cm long, 4-10 cm wide, 3.5-8.5 times longer than wide, usually broadest above middle, or rarely broadest below middle, drying grayish above, brownish below, short to long-acuminate at apex (acumen 1-3 cm), obtuse at base; midrib convexly raised, nearly as prominent above as below; primary lateral veins 17-25 (occasionally fewer) pairs per side, departing midrib at 20-30° angle, slightly less prominent than collective vein; collective vein arising from 2nd or 3rd primary lateral veins, 2-5 (10) mm from margin. INFLORESCENCE erect; peduncle 16-32 cm long, terete; spathe green, narrowly lanceolate, 8- 10 cm long, 1-1.5 cm wide, widest at base, reflexed, inserted at 70-80° angle, margins meeting narrowly acute, stipe 5 mm long (to 1 cm long in fruit); spadix green at anthesis, 12.5-25 cm long, 4 mm diam., widest at base; flowers square to narrowly rhombic, 4 in principal spiral, 2.5 mm long, 1.5-2.0 mm wide, sides straight; tepals 1.5 mm long, 0.5-0.8 mm wide, inner margins rounded, outer margins 2 sided. INFRUCTESCENCE to 40 cm long, 2.5 cm diam., ± pendent; berries ± tapered and pointed as they emerge, maturing red.
    [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. 250 - 250 m.; Amazonia.
    Habit
    Hierba, epífita
    Conservation
    No Evaluada

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colombia, Ecuador, Peru

    Anthurium longispadiceum K.Krause appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Notizbl. Bot. Gart. Berlin-Dahlem 10: 1045 (1930)

    Accepted by

    • Croat, T.B., Lingán, J. & Hayworth, D. (2005). A new section of Anthurium, sect. Decurrentia - Revision of the Anthurium decurrens Poeppig camplex in Amazonia Rodriguésia; Revista do Instituto de Biologia Vegetal, Jardim Botânico e Estaçao Biologica do Itatiaya 56: 15-30.
    • 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