1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Anthurium Schott
      1. Anthurium ocotepecense Matuda

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico (S. Oaxaca, Chiapas).

    [CATE]

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

    Distribution
    Mexico (S. Oaxaca, Chiapas).
    General Description
    Subcaulescent herb, stem very short, nearly 2 cm thick. LEAVES: Petiole very slender, canaliculate, 15 cm long, shortly sheathed at the base, geniculum 2 cm long, canaliculate. Leaf blade subcoriaceous, subsagittate, 20 - 25 cm long, 12 - 19 cm wide, posterior lobes 2.5 times shorter than the anterior, semi-auriculate, rounded, separated by a narrowly campaniform sinus; basal primary lateral veins three, joined into basal ribs very shortly denuded in the sinus, in the anterior lobe ca. 10 primary lateral veins arising from the midrib [?on each side?] at an angle of ca. 30 deg., slightly curved, joined into a collective vein near the margin, finer veins prominulent, loosely reticulate. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle very slender, 3 times longer than petiole, rigid, 30 - 35 cm long. Spathe subcoriaceous, rigid, lanceolate, acuminate, rounded and clasping at the base, 4 - 5 cm long, 12 mm wide. Spadix with a 4 - 5 mm long stipe, rigid, cylindric, in flower 4.5 - 5 cm long, ca. 5 mm thick, purple.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest

    Anthurium ocotepecense Matuda appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Anales Inst. Biol. Univ. Nac. México 27: 345 (1957)

    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.

    Literature

    CATE Araceae
    • Matuda, E. 1956. Plantas nuevas e interesantes de México. Anales Inst. Biol. Univ. Nac. México.. 27: 345

    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