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

        This species is accepted, and its native range is SE. Colombia to Peru and Brazil (Amazonas).

    [CATE]

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

    Distribution
    Brazil. Amazonas: on the upper Rio Juruá.
    General Description
    Epiphyte; Stem shortened; Cataphylls 3-5 cm long, stuppose. LEAVES: Petiole rounded abaxially, flat (or even) above, about 6-8 cm long; geniculum short, 3-4 mm long and thick; blades subcor1aceous, sublinear, 0.6-1.5 m long, narrowed from the 3 cm wide middle toward the acute base and gradually toward the apex; midrib rounded in (or at) the slender back, primary lateral veins numerous, slender, departing from the midrib at an angle of 45 degrees, joined into a collective vein 2-2.5 mm from the margin. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle shorter than leaves, 2-3 cm long; spathe linear-lanceolate, about 5 cm long, 5 mm wide; spadix gradually tapered, 1.5 dm long; tepals 2 mm wide, 1.5 mm long; ovary 2 mm long and thick.
    Phenology
    Blooming in July.
    [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
    Nativa en Colombia; Alt. 230 m.; Amazonia.
    Habit
    Hierba, hemiepífita
    Conservation
    No Evaluada

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Brazil North, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru

    Anthurium vittariifolium Engl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Bogner [59] 45224.000
    s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil 36030.000

    First published in Pflanzenr., IV, 23B: 88 (1905)

    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

    CATE Araceae
    • Engler, H.G.A. 1905. Das Pflanzenreich IV.23B. Araceae-Pothoideae. Heft 21 : 1-330
    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.
    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.

    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