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

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

    [CATE]

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

    Phenology
    August (in flower).
    General Description
    Stem obliquely ascending, short, ca. 50 cm long. LEAVES: Petiole nearly 90 cm long, geniculum 2 cm long, sulcate adaxially, basal sheath 5-6 cm long. Blade subcoriaceous, ovate-cordate, 1.5 times longer than broad, ca. 65 cm long, 40 cm wide, posterior lobes semi-ovate, separated by a broadly bell-shaped sinus, 4 times shorter than anterior lobe, anterior lobe narrowing upwards by a curved line, strongly obtuse, primary lateral veins of the posterior lobes on each side joined into basal ribs denuded in the sinus for 2-3 cm, arching upwards near the margin and running out into the margin, one interlobe vein patent and the other parallel to ca. 17 primary lateral veins of the midrib, which are curved-patent and joined into a collective vein only 1.5 mm distant from the margin. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle ca. 50 cm long, sulcate adaxially. Spathe coriaceous, oblong, acute, erect, green, 14 cm long, 5 cm wide. Spadix sessile, cylindric, brown, 15 cm long, 2 cm thick basally, somewhat narrowed upwards. Tepals 4.5 mm long, 1.5 mm wide. Pistils elongate-cylindric, 4.5 mm long, 1.5 mm thick.
    Distribution
    Subequatorial Andine Province. Peru. Departamento Huanuco, Province Huamalies in montane forest southwest of Monzon.

    Distribution

    Anthurium monzonense Engl. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Pflanzenr., IV, 23B: 264 (1905)

    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 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