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

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

    [CATE]

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

    General Description
    Stem ca. 2 cm thick, internodes abbreviated. Cataphylls lanceolate. LEAVES: Petiole 3 - 3.5 times shorter than blade, ca. 13 - 17 cm long, subterete, obtusely angled and narrowly canaliculate above, geniculum 7 - 8 mm long. Blade coriaceous, rigid, somewhat glossy on both sides, linear-lanceolate, equally narrowed at both ends, long-acuminate acute, 40 - 45 cm long, 5 - 6 cm wide; primary lateral veins arcuate, 1 - 2 cm apart, joined into a collective vein 2 - 3 mm from margin, strongly prominent below, minor veins rather densely reticulate (prominent when dry). INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle longer than petiole. Spathe lanceolate, 6 - 7 cm long, 1.5 cm wide, green to copper coloured. Spadix sessile, 1 cm thick, cylindric, obtuse, 2 times longer than spathe, ca. 10 cm long. Tepals twice as long as broad, 2.5 mm long, 1.5 mm wide, brown. Ovary oblong, 2.5 mm long, 1.5 mm thick.
    Phenology
    June (flowering).
    Habitat
    On the ground in rainforest.
    Distribution
    Colombia. Middle slopes of the Western Andes near Popayán, La Conga.
    [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; Alt. 1400 - 1800 m.; Andes.
    Habit
    Hierba
    Conservation
    No Evaluada

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colombia

    Anthurium silvicola Engl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Lehmann, F.C. [5329], Colombia K000434313 Unknown type material

    First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 25: 402 (1898)

    Accepted by

    • Idárraga-Piedrahita, A., Ortiz, R.D.C., Callejas Posada, R. & Merello, M. (eds.) (2011). Flora de Antioquia: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares 2: 1-939. Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín.
    • 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

    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 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