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

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

    [CATE]

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

    General Description
    Terrestrial; stem scandent; internodes 2-3 cm long; cataphylls lanceolate. LEAVES: Petiole canaliculate above a little longer than blade, equalling 2-2.5 dm [20 - 25 cm]; blades oblong-sagittate, 2 dm [20 cm] long; posterior lobes oblong, 1/3 as long as anterior, 5-6 cm long, 3-4 cm wide; sinus campanulate; anterior lobe elongate, long-acuminate 2 cm; lateral basal veins 3 pairs, decidedly curved, joined into small posterior ribs naked at the, sinus, merging into the margin; 2 basal veins and 3-4 ascending, well-separated pairs of primary lateral veins, joined into a collective vein 1-2 mm from the margin. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle 1.5 dm [15 cm] long; spathe oblong, short-acuminate, coppery, 6-7 cm long, 3 cm wide; spadix cylindrical, obtuse, a little longer than half of the spathe (in single specimen at hand 2.5 cm long, 6 mm diam.), stipitate 1.5 cm; tepals 1 1/2 times longer than wide; stamen narrowly linear, finally long-protruding beyond [protruding far beyond?] the tepals; ovary oblong-ovoid, attenuate into style; [style] conical, a little short.
    Habitat
    On the ground in thick forests.
    Distribution
    Colombia. Cauca: on the ground in thick forests on the eastern slopes of the Munchique.
    Phenology
    Blooming in March.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colombia

    Anthurium obtusatum Engl. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Pflanzenr., IV, 23B: 239 (1905)

    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.
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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