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

        This species is accepted, and its native range is W. South America to NW. Venezuela.

    [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. 150 - 3600 m.; Andes, Pacífico.
    Habit
    Hierba, trepadora, epífita, hemiepífita
    Conservation
    Preocupación Menor
    [CATE]

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

    Distribution
    Colombia, Antioquia [Subequatorial Andine Province].
    Phenology
    September (in flower).
    Habitat
    In shady places of the slopes above Hato-viejo.
    General Description
    Stems small, climbing 80 cm long, internodes 2 - 4 cm long. Cataphylls long. LEAVES: Petiole 25 cm long. Blade 25 cm long, 13 - 15 cm wide basally, subcoriaceous, sagittate, posterior lobes less than half as long, 6 - 7 cm long, obtuse and separated by a bell-shaped sinus, anterior lobe acute, shortly acuminate, basal lateral veins ca. 5 on each side, recurved, joined into basal ribs denuded for 1.5 - 2 cm in the sinus, veins of the midrib 5 on each side, arcuately ascending and joined with the interlobe vein into a collective vein 4 - 5 mm distant from the margin; all veins and the densely reticulated minor veins, prominent on lower surface. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle 25 cm long. Spathe 10 - 12 cm long, ca. 1 cm wide, with 1 cm long acumen, linear-lanceolate, olive coloured. Spadix with 0.8 - 1 cm long stipe, 10 cm long or more, 8 mm thick, cylindric, dark brown. Tepals 1 mm long, brown-striolate. Filaments of stamens obovate-oblong. Ovary ovoid and contracted into a thick and slightly shorter style.

    Images

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Venezuela

    Anthurium nigrescens Engl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Lehman, F.C. [7356], Colombia Anthurium pergamentaceum K000434358 Unknown type material
    Lehman, F.C. [7356], Colombia Anthurium pergamentaceum K000434357 Unknown type material
    Lehmann, F.C. [3570], Colombia Anthurium obtegens K000434269 Unknown type material
    Lehmann, F.C. [7759], Ecuador Anthurium cuenzanum K000434238 Unknown type material

    First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 25: 441 (1898)

    Accepted by

    • Idárraga-Piedrahita, A., Ortiz, R.D.C., Callejas Posada, R. & Merello, M. (eds.) (2011). Flora de Antioquia: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares 2: 1-939. Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín.
    • 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

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/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