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

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

    [CATE]

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

    Conservation
    Endangered (EN) Criteria: B1ab(iii)
    Phenology
    October (flowering).
    Habitat
    In tropical and subtropical forests.
    General Description
    Stems [caudiculi] ascending, internodes ca. 1 cm long. Cataphylls linear, strongly elongated, up to 15 cm long. LEAVES: Petiole ca. 20 cm long, slender, narrowly canaliculate above, with a 5 - 6 mm long geniculum. Blade thin, lanceolate, equally narrowed at both ends, base acute, apex acuminate for 1.5 cm, 35 - 50 cm long; primary lateral veins arcuately ascending, 1 - 1.5 cm apart, joined into a collective vein 5 mm distant from the margin. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle 20 cm long. Spathe 6 - 7 cm long, 1 cm wide, linear-lanceolate, acuminate. Spadix sessile, green-flowered, ca. 6 cm long, 6 mm thick. Tepals barely 1 mm wide, 2 mm long. Ovary oblong, narrowed into shortly conic style.
    Distribution
    Ecuador. Rio Pilatón.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ecuador

    Anthurium tenuifolium Engl. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 25: 413 (1898)

    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.

    Literature

    CATE Araceae
    • IUCN 2006. Red List of Threatened Species .
    • Engler, H.G.A. 1905. Das Pflanzenreich IV.23B. Araceae-Pothoideae. Heft 21 : 1-330

    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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    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