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

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

    [CATE]

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

    Phenology
    May (flowering).
    Distribution
    Ecuador. Subtropical region at San Florencio.
    General Description
    Stem scandent, internodes strongly elongate, ca. 11 cm long, 1 cm thick. Cataphylls 7 - 8 cm long, persistent for some time. LEAVES: Petiole shortly sheathed, slightly canaliculate, ca. 4 times shorter than blade, 4 - 4.5 cm long, geniculum short. Blade coriaceous, ovate-oblong, obtuse, shortly acuminate, 16 - 18 cm long, 8 - 9 cm wide; primary lateral veins patent, ca. 1.2 - 1.5 cm apart, joined into a collective vein 5 - 6 mm from margin, the lowermost 1 - 2 primaries running out into the margin. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle ca. 2 times longer than petiole. Spathe lanceolate, shortly acuminate, 3 cm long, 1 cm wide. Spadix shortly stipitate, cylindric, obtuse, 3 cm long, 1 cm thick.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colombia, Ecuador

    Anthurium sarmentosum Engl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1984 Spruce, R. [s.n.], Ecuador K000201337

    First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 25: 375 (1898)

    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.
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    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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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