1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Anthurium Schott
      1. Anthurium radiatum Sodiro

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

    [CATE]

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

    Conservation
    Data Deficient (DD)
    Distribution
    Ecuador. Cotopaxi: in the subandine forests of Angamarca.
    General Description
    LEAVES: Petiole subcylindrical, short-sheathed at the base, unisulcate adaxially, 5-6 dm [50 - 60 cm] long; geniculum 1-1.5 cm long; blades thinly cartilaginous, green, paler below, ovate-elliptic, 2/5 longer than wide, 4.5-5.5 dm [45 - 55 cm] long, 3-3.5 dm [30 - 35 cm] wide; posterior lobes more than 1/4 as long as [less than 4 times shorter than] anterior, retrorse, convergent; sinus oval; primary lateral veins of the posterior lobes 5, coalesced into posterior ribs naked 3.5 cm, the 3 interior and 2 interlobar, (1st 5 basal veins), together with 9-10 primary lateral veins, (spreading at about a 45 degree angle), confluent into a collective vein 2-3 mm from the margin. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle somewhat equalling petiole; spathe coriaceous, linear-lanceolate, narrowed upward, purplish, equalling the spadix at anthesis, 1.2-1.5 dm [12 - 15 cm] long, 12-15 mm wide, green-purplish below, rosy-purple within; spadix subsessile, cylindrical, flexible, purple, at anthesis, enlarged. INFRUCTESCENCE: Tepals at fructescence about twice as long as wide; berry oblong-elliptic, acute at the apex, purple, black.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ecuador

    Anthurium radiatum Sodiro appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Anales Univ. Centr. Ecuador 17: 13 (1903)

    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

    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