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

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

    [CATE]

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

    Conservation
    Data Deficient (DD)
    General Description
    Stem erect, 2-2.5 cm diam.; internodes barely 1-1.5 cm long; cataphylls coriaceous, persisting a long time, elongate-lanceolate, 1.8-2 dm [18 - 20 cm] long. LEAVES: Petiole somewhat semi-cylindrical, 7-8 dm [70 - 80 cm] long, broadly sulcate; geniculum 2-2.5 cm long, thickened; blades parchment-like, somewhat concolorous, glossy, about 3 times longer than wide, 6-8 dm [60 - 80 cm] long, 2-2.5 dm [20 - 25 cm] wide, ovate at the base, deeply cordate, continuous in a convex line to apex, cuspidate at apex; posterior lobes 1/4 as long as anterior lobe, obtuse, retrorse, convergent, overlapping; sinus narrow, acute-angled; primary lateral veins of the posterior lobes 6-7, joined into briefly naked ribs, 4 retrorse, the remaining spreading at about a 90 degree angle, together with interlobar and 12-14 pairs primary lateral veins, spreading at about a 45 degree angle, joined into a collective vein barely 1.5-3 mm from the margin. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle longer than petiole, more slender, subcylindrical; spathe attached obliquely, thickly herbaceous, lanceolate, subulate-cuspidate at the apex, green, about 1.5 dm [15 cm] long, half as long as spadix; spadix stipitate, dark green, flexible, pendulous, about 1.5 dm [15 cm] long, 12 mm diam., stipe adaxially adnate to the spathe about 15 mm; tepals not much longer than wide; filaments broadly linear. INFRUCTESCENCE: Berry almost ovoid, protruding, green-yellowish.
    Distribution
    Ecuador subtropical forests on the banks of the Rio Marfa.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ecuador

    Anthurium masfense Sodiro appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Anales Univ. Centr. Ecuador 16: 439 (1903)

    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

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. 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 2018. 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