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

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

    [CATE]

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

    General Description
    Stems small, climbing, up to 1.3 m long, internodes short. Cataphylls persistent, eventually decomposing into fibres. LEAVES: Petiole 35 cm long, geniculum quite long. Blade subcoriaceous, darkish green, sagittate, ca. 25 cm long, below 13 cm wide, posterior lobes 6-7 cm long, 5 cm wide, oblong, obtuse, separated by a bell-shaped sinus, anterior lobe subtriangular, very acute and shortly acuminate, basal primary lateral veins 4, recurved and joined into basal ribs which are shortly denuded in the sinus, primary lateral veins of the midrib 7 on each side, joined into a collective vein 2 mm distant from the margin, the reticulate veins prominent when dried. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle 20 cm long. Spathe ca. 6 cm long, 2 cm wide in lower part, with a 4-5 mm long acumen, lanceolate, copper-coloured, long-decurrent on the peduncle. Spadix red-brown, with stipe nearly 2 cm long but mostly adnate to the spathe, 7 cm long, 5 mm thick. Tepals eventually ca. 2.5 mm long. Stamens with anthers 3 mm long, filaments linear, thecae oblong. Ovary ovoid and contracted into a somewhat shorter, conical style.
    Phenology
    Found March and July flowering.
    Distribution
    Subequatorial Andine Province: Colombia. Cauca, in dense rainforest of the western cordillera of Cali, Cimaronas, Rio Bitaco and Rio Dagua, and Las Anayes near Popayan.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colombia

    Anthurium longistamineum Engl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Lehmann, F.C. [7760], Colombia K000434287 isosyntype
    Lehmann, F.C. [7760], Colombia K000434288 isosyntype
    Lehmann, F.C. [7760], Colombia K000402495 Unknown type material
    Lehmann, F.C. [7760], Colombia K000402494 Unknown type material

    First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 25: 439 (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

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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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