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

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Brazil (Rio de Janeiro).

    [CATE]

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

    Distribution
    Brazil, Prov. Rio de Janeiro.
    General Description
    Stem very thick, covered (or partially concealed from view) by cataphylls; [cataphylls] broadly triangular, weathering into fibers. LEAVES: Petiole equalling about 1/4 of the blade, 6 cm long, rounded at the back, flat above, 5 mm diam.; geniculum short; blades coriaceous, very thick, yellow-green, elongate-lanceolate, obtuse at the base, acute at the apex, to 3 dm [30 cm] long, about 5.5 cm wide at the lower half; primary lateral veins numerous, departing from the midrib at about a 30 degree angle, joined in a collective vein 3-4 mm from the margin, together with secondary lateral veins ("nervis") and robust veins ("venis") decidedly prominent beneath. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle equalling about 1/3 of the leaf, 1.5 dm [15 cm] long; spathe oblong, acute, clasping at the base; spadix almost cylindrical, not at all thick, shorter than spathe, 7 cm long, 5 mm diam.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Brazil Southeast

    Anthurium validinervium Engl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Burchell, W.J. [996], Brazil K000434136 holotype

    First published in Pflanzenr., IV, 23B: 138 (1905)

    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 Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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