1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Philodendron Schott
      1. Philodendron cruentospathum Madison

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

    [CATE]

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

    Distribution
    Ecuador: Los Ríos.
    General Description
    Scandent, epiphytic plant. Stem terete, smooth, grey-green, 3-4 cm thick, internodes 2-5 cm long. Cataphylls triangular, 14-20 cm long, 2-keeled, soon deciduous. LEAVES: Petiole terete, strongly sappy, 50-80 cm long, with a 10-15 cm longs sheath. Blade sagittate, anterior lobe 4-6 times longer than posterior lobes, 50-60 cm long, 20-30 cm wide, apex acuminate, margin slightly undulate. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle sappy, 8-12 cm long. Spathe red or grey-pink, ca. 20 cm long, slightly constricted halfway, apex falcate. Spadix: Female zone white, 7-8 cm long, 1 cm thick. pistils oblong, 12-locular, locules 1-ovulate.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ecuador

    Philodendron cruentospathum Madison appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Selbyana 2: 22 (1977)

    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