1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Anthurium Schott
      1. Anthurium marmoratum Sodiro

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

    [CATE]

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

    General Description
    Stem briefly scandent, 2.5-3 cm diam.; internodes short; cataphylls elongate-lanceolate, frequently overtopping internodes, cartilaginous, finally weathered. LEAVES: Petiole robust, 8-10 dm [80 - 100 cm] long, thick at the base, sheathed 1-1.5 dm [10 - 15 cm], unisulcate adaxially; geniculum 1.5-2.5 cm long; blades parchment-like, marbled above with spots of another color, green-glaucous below, elliptic-lanceolate, deeply cordate at the base, more than three times longer than wide, to 1 m long, 3 dm [30 cm] wide; posterior lobes retrorse, mildly convergent, 1/3-1/4 as long as anterior, a little longer than wide, merging into the anterior in a mildly convex line, [the anterior narrowed]; sinus acute; basal veins 5 pairs, all pairs protruding, sharp, 4 pairs of the posterior lobes decidedly arcuate toward the margin; the 2 uppermost basal veins, (the lowermost merging in the margin), together with 12-15 pairs of primary lateral [veins] arcuate-ascending, confluent into a collective vein, a little intramarginal, often interrupted. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle about 1/2 as long as petiole, more slender, angled, spotted below; spathe membranous, elongate-lanceolate, yellowish, at anthesis equalling the spadix; spadix subsessile, elongate, cylindrical, mildly attenuate upward, flexible, pendulous, 2-3 dm [20 - 30 cm] long, 8-10 mm diam.; green, finally lead [bluish] or green-leadish; tepals cuneate, 11/2 times longer than wide; filaments cartilaginous; Anthers becoming red; ovary oblong-elliptic. INFRUCTESCENCE: Berries subobovoid, green; seeds subelliptic, truncate-retuse at the apex.
    Habitat
    Tropical forests on the banks of the Rio Toachi and Pilatón.
    Distribution
    Ecuador. Pichincha: Tropical forests on the banks of the Rio Toachi and Pilatón.
    [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. 1450 m.; Andes.
    Habit
    Hierba, hemiepífita
    Conservation
    No Evaluada

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colombia, Ecuador

    Anthurium marmoratum Sodiro appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Anales Univ. Centr. Ecuador 16: 261 (1903)

    Accepted by

    • Bernal, R., Gradstein, R.S. & Celis, M. (eds.) (2016). Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia 1-2: 1-3068. Libro impreso.
    • 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
    • Bernal, R., Gradstein, R.S. & Celis, M. (eds.) (2016). Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia 1-2: 1-3068. Libro impreso.

    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