1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Anthurium Schott
      1. Anthurium punctatum N.E.Br.

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

    [CATE]

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

    Phenology
    August (flowering).
    General Description
    Stem abbreviated. LEAVES: Petiole compressed, keeled, canaliculate adaxially, 5 - 3 times shorter than blade, ca. 4 - 19 cm long, 4 - 5 mm thick, geniculum 6 - 15 mm long, tumid. Leaf blade subcoriaceous, lanceolate, more narrowed towards the base, obtuse at the apex and shortly apiculate, rather densely black-punctate abaxially, 35 - 50 cm long, 6 - 10 cm wide, primary lateral veins numerous, joined into a collective vein 6 - 7 mm distant from the margin, secondary lateral veins and smaller veins slender. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle shorter than leaf, 25 - 30 cm long, terete, green or reddish. Spathe linear-lanceolate, ca. 5 - 10 cm long, 6 - 7 mm wide. Spadix slender, cylindric, longer than spathe, 8 - 20 cm long, 4 - 5 mm thick, olive green. Tepals wider than long, 2 mm wide, 1.5 mm long.
    Conservation
    Vulnerable (VU) Criteria: A4c
    Distribution
    Ecuador. Monabi, near the Hacienda el Recreo.

    Images

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colombia, Ecuador

    Anthurium punctatum N.E.Br. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Bull, W. [s.n.], Ecuador K000434346 Unknown type material
    Bull, W. [s.n.], Ecuador K000434347 Unknown type material

    First published in Gard. Chron., n.s., 26: 809 (1886)

    Accepted by

    • Bernal, R., Gradstein, R.S. & Celis, M. (eds.) (2016). Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia 1-2: 1-3068. Libro impreso.
    • 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

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Bernal, R., Gradstein, R.S. & Celis, M. (eds.) (2016). Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia 1-2: 1-3068. Libro impreso.

    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

    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 2018. 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 2018. 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