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

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

    [CATE]

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

    General Description
    Stem abbreviated. LEAVES: Petiole thick, five or six times shorter than the blade, long-sheathed at the base, broadly marginate, unequally 7-sulcate, 10 -15 cm long, geniculum short, thick, abaxially tricarinate up to the middle, adaxially flat. Leaf blade coraceous, green and shiny on both sides, abaxially sparsely black-punctate, lanceolate, almost 4 times longer than wide, narrowing towards both ends from the middle, acute at the apex and base, 70 - 80 cm long 20 - 25 cm wide. Midrib tricarinate, primary lateral veins on each side more than 30, erect-patent, the most basal 8 - 10 running out into the margin, the remainder joined into a collective vein 7 - 10 mm distant from the margin. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle slender, two-edged, pluri-sulcate, three times longer than the petiole, 50 - 60 cm long. Spathe subcoriaceous, green, linear-lanceolate, decurrent at the base. Spadix shortly stipitate on the anterior side, rigid, narrowing towards the apex, 15 cm long, 15 mm thick. Tepals nearly equally as long as wide, ash grey, shorter than berry. Berry rounded at the apex, green, yellowish when mature, obovate-tetragonal, 3 mm long, 2 mm thick.
    Distribution
    Ecuador, in the valley of the Rio Cañar.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ecuador

    Anthurium tricarinatum Sodiro appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Anturios Ecuator. 2: 1 (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.

    Literature

    CATE Araceae
    • 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 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