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

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

    [CATE]

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

    Distribution
    Ecuador. Guayas, toward Quillalpa.
    Conservation
    Endangered (EN) Criteria: A4c
    General Description
    Stem scandent; internodes 6-8 cm long, 1.5-2 cm diam., together with petioles, spathe and spadix, glaucescent; [i.e. all are glaucescent] cataphylls slender, soon deciduous. LEAVES: Petiole thick, to 6-7 dm [60 - 70 cm] long, 1 cm diam.; mildly canaliculate or flattened adaxially; geniculum 1.5 cm long; blades membranous, herbaceous, green, somewhat bluish above, paler below, oblongly fiddle-shaped, 4.5-6 dm [45 - 60 cm] long, 2.5-3 dm [25 - 30 cm] wide, posterior lobes 2/5 as long as anterior, reflexed to the middle (i.e. directed downward) then converging; sinus semicircular; basal veins 7 pairs joined into posterior ribs naked along the sinus 3-5 cm; the outermost basal veins slender, merging in the margin, the remaining, together with interlobar veins (free basal veins) and primary lateral veins joined in a collective vein barely 1-2 mm from the margin. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle 1/2-1/3 times as long as petiole; spathe herbaceous, reflexed, slender, narrowly linear, 6-7 cm long, gradually narrowed above; spadix 1.2-1.5 dm [12 - 15 cm] long, 4-5 mm diam.; tepals whitish, wider than long.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ecuador

    Anthurium saccardoi Sodiro appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Anturios Ecuator. 2: 218 (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