1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Philodendron Schott
      1. Philodendron chimboanum Engl.

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

    [CATE]

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

    General Description
    Stem terete, scandent, internodes 3-4 cm long, 1 cm thick. LEAVES: Petiole of the upper leaves 6-7 cm long, rather broadly sheathed almost to halfway; Blade rather thick, linear-lanceolate, apex slightly acuminate, base obtuse, narrowing subequally on both sides, 35-30 cm long, 4-7.5 cm wide. Lateral veins dense, all almost subequal, extending slightly arcuately. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncles slender, usually in threes, almost 10 cm long. Spathe scarcely constricted, convolute, subcylindrical, apex very shortly apiculate, 4-4.5 cm long, 7-7 mm diam. Female zone shorter than male zone. Pistils depressed, barely shorter than wide, truncate tetragonal, with an orbicular stigma, 4-locular, locules uniovulate, ovules hemianatropous, shortly affixed to the base of the locule. Stamen short, wide, usually 4 forming a male flower.
    Distribution
    Ecuador, near Puerto de Chimbo.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ecuador

    Philodendron chimboanum Engl. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 26: 519 (1899)

    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.

    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

    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