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

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

    [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
    Endémica y nativa en Colombia.
    Habit
    Hierba, epífita
    Conservation
    No Evaluada
    [CATE]

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

    General Description
    LEAVES: Petiole somewhat terete, longer than blade (in the only specimen to hand 50 cm long), geniculum 2 cm ('2 dm') long, blade subcoriaceous, rigid, cordate-triangular in outline, ca. 40 cm long, nearly 30 cm wide in lower part, posterior lobes separated by a large, widely campaniform sinus, anterior lobe 4 times longer, subtriangular, narrowing by a very slightly curved, almost straight line, primary lateral veins of the posterior lobes 6, weakly curved, joined into basal ribs long denuded for 2.5 cm in the sinus, curving upwards near the margin and running into the margin, basal secondary lateral veins arising from the primaries at an obtuse or right angle, and between the primaries joined with reticulate veins, strongly prominent on abaxial surface. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle longitudinally sulcate. Spathe lanceolate 10 cm long, 1.5 cm wide. Spadix 20 cm long, 6 - 7 mm thick basally.
    Distribution
    Subequatorial Andine Province. Colombia. Prov. Bogota, between Jusaga and Pandi.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colombia

    Anthurium prominens Engl. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Pflanzenr., IV, 23B: 123 (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

    Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
    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