1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Anthurium Schott
      1. Anthurium affine Schott

        This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Central & E. Brazil.

    [CATE]

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

    General Description
    Terrestrial; stem short, 1.5-4 cm diam.; roots moderately numerous, descending to spreading, greenish, smooth to weakly pubescent, thick, moderately elongate, 3-8 mm diam.; cataphylls subcoriaceous, broadly lanceolate, 6-20 cm long, actuminate to narrowly rounded and prominently apiculate at apex, light green, drying brown, persisting semi-intact, eventually dilacerating into coarse linear fibers. LEAVES erect to spreading; petioles 5-28 cm long, 7-16 mm diam., U-shaped to quadrangular, shallowly to prominently sulcate, sometimes with a medial rib adaxially, prominently and sharply raised marginally, usually (1)3-5-ribbed, or sometimes rounded abaxially; geniculum thicker and slightly paler than petiole, becoming fissured transversely with age, 1-2.5 cm long; blades moderately coriaceous, obovate to oblanceolate to ± elliptic, obtuse to short-acuminate or rounded at apex (the acumen apiculate), acute to obtuse to rounded or shallowly cordate at base, 33-95 cm long, 10.5-32 cm wide, broadest at or above the middle, the margins markedly undulate; upper surface matte to semiglossy, dark green, lower surface semiglossy to glossy, paler, both surfaces drying olive-green to yellow-green; midrib flat and 1-ribbed at base, becoming obtusely angled toward the apex above, slightly paler than surface, prominently thicker than broad and 2-3-ribbed at base below, becoming convexly raised toward the apex, paler than surface; primary lateral veins 7-14 per side, departing midrib at 40-60° angle, slightly arcuate to the margin, prominently and convexly raised above and below; interprimary veins absent; tertiary veins obscure to weakly sunken above, slightly raised and darker than surface below; reticulate veins not visible ro prominulous when dried, collective vein arising from near the apex or absent, less prominent than primary lateral veins when present. INFLORESCENCES erect, somewhat shorter than the longest leaves; peduncle 31-78 cm long, 4-15 mm diam., 2-9 x as long as petiole, green or green-tinged with purple at apex, subterete; spathe reflexed to recurled, moderately thick, purple to green tinged with purple, ovate to broadly lanceolate, (3.5)5-10 cm long, 1,7-7.5 cm wide, acuminate at apex, acute and usually decurrent to 1-3(6) cm at base; stipe 0.5-5 cm long, 6-18 mm diam., pale green to purple; spadix olive-green to yellowish, cylindroid to clavate, subsessile to long-stipitate, erect, straight, 4.5-17 cm long, 5-15mm diam. near base, 6-10 mm diam. near apex, broadest near the middle or near the apex; flowers ± square, 1.6-2.2 mm in both directions, the sides straight to sigmoid; 7-14 flowers visible in principal spiral, 4-10 in alternate spiral; tepals slightly roughened, pale-punctulate (when dried); lateral tepals 0.7-1 mm wide, the outer margins 2-sided, the inner margins convex to rounded; stamens emerging in a regular sequence from the base, semi-erect in a tight cluster above the pistil, arching over and obscuring it; anthers 0.5-0.7 mm long, 0.7-0.8 mm wide; thecae somewhat divaricate; pollen creamy. INFRUCTESCENCE erect; spadix ca. 2.5 cm diam. (not including exserted berries); berries red to rich purple-maroon or purple-maroon at apex becoming red below, whitish toward the base, obovoid to oblong-ellipsoid, truncate at apex, 7-13 mm long, 407 mm diam.; seeds oblanceolate, 5-8 mm long, 2-3 mm diam.
    Habitat
    On rocky slopes, along streams, and in open areas. Heringer 7801 notes the vegetation type as "carrado mata ciliar"
    Distribution
    Found in eastern and south-eastern Brazil in the states of Mato Grosso, Minas Gerais, Goias, Bahia, and Pernambuco. It has also been recorded in Santa Cruz of Bolivia.
    [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. 500 m.; Amazonia.
    Habit
    Hierba
    Conservation
    No Evaluada

    Images

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central

    Anthurium affine Schott appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Apr 1, 1999 Queiroz, L.P. [5508], Bahia K000302594
    Apr 1, 1996 Carvalho, A.M. [4189], Bahia K000302521
    Apr 1, 1996 Carvalho, A.M. [4189], Bahia K000302520
    Apr 1, 1996 Thomas, W.W. [8883], Sergipe K000302586
    Jan 1, 1995 Pennington, R.T. [252], Bahia K000302543
    Jan 1, 1993 Bayma, I.A. [65], Alagoas K000302550
    Jan 1, 1993 Bayma, I.A. [65], Alagoas K000302549
    Mar 1, 1992 Carvalho, A.M. [2966], Bahia K000302545
    Mar 1, 1992 Carvalho, A.M. [2775], Bahia K000302544
    Jan 1, 1990 Carvalho, A.M. [1917], Bahia K000302501
    Jan 1, 1990 Mattos Silva, L.A [2796], Bahia K000302507
    May 1, 1987 Giulietti, A.M. [6407], Brazil K001239475
    Nov 1, 1984 Hatschbach, G. [47955], Bahia K000302503
    Feb 1, 1984 Mattos Silva, L.A. [1576], Bahia K000302502
    Jun 1, 1983 Pirani, J.R. [CFCR1625], Bahia K000302508
    Jun 1, 1983 Pirani, J.R. [CFCR1625], Bahia K000302509
    Jun 1, 1983 Pirani, J.R. [CFCR1625], Bahia K000302510
    Mar 1, 1983 Hatschbach, G. [45069], Bahia K000302517
    Sep 1, 1982 Lewis, G.P. [920], Bahia K000302513
    Sep 1, 1982 Lewis, G.P. [920], Bahia K000302512
    Sep 1, 1982 Lewis, G.P. [920], Bahia K000302511
    Apr 1, 1982 Hatschbach, G. [42428], Bahia K000302514
    Mar 1, 1982 Harley, R.M. [19254], Bahia K000302603
    Mar 1, 1982 Harley, R.M. [19254], Bahia K000302602
    Mar 1, 1982 Harley, R.M. [18594], Bahia K000302538
    Mar 1, 1982 Harley, R.M. [18594], Bahia K000302542
    Mar 1, 1982 Harley, R.M. [18594], Bahia K000302537
    Mar 1, 1982 Harley, R.M. [19254], Bahia K000302534
    Mar 1, 1982 Harley, R.M. [19429], Bahia K000302533
    Mar 1, 1982 Harley, R.M. [19429], Bahia K000302532
    Mar 1, 1982 Harley, R.M. [19429], Bahia K000302531
    Mar 1, 1982 Harley, R.M. [19429], Bahia K000302530
    Mar 1, 1982 Harley, R.M. [19973], Bahia K000302504
    Mar 1, 1982 Harley, R.M. [19973], Bahia K000302506
    Mar 1, 1982 Harley, R.M. [19973], Bahia K000302505
    Feb 1, 1982 Socorro, M. [191], Bahia K000302605
    Jan 1, 1982 Harley, R.M. [19429], Bahia K000302536
    Jan 1, 1982 Harley, R.M. [19429], Bahia K000302535
    Nov 1, 1981 Harley, R.M. [22865], Bahia K000302529
    Nov 1, 1981 Harley, R.M. [22865], Bahia K000302528
    Nov 1, 1981 Harley, R.M. [22695], Bahia K000302527
    Nov 1, 1981 Harley, R.M. [22695], Bahia K000302526
    Nov 1, 1981 Harley, R.M. [20615], Bahia K000302516
    Jun 1, 1981 Plowman, T [10046], Bahia K000302515
    Jan 1, 1981 Davidse, G. [11902], Bahia K000302604
    Feb 1, 1980 Mori, S.A. [12242], Bahia K000302518
    Feb 1, 1980 Mori, S.A. [12242], Bahia K000302519
    Jan 1, 1978 Harley, R.M. [18594], Bahia K000302541
    Nov 1, 1974 Harley, R.M. [15196], Bahia K000302525
    Nov 1, 1974 Harley, R.M. [16000], Bahia K000302524
    Nov 1, 1974 Harley, R.M. [16000], Bahia K000302523
    Mar 1, 1974 Harley, R.M. [16589], Bahia K000302522
    Harley, R.M. [19254], Brazil 46595.000
    Harley, R.M. [19429], Brazil 46951.000
    Harley, R.M. [18594], Brazil 46966.000
    Harley, R.M. [16000], Bahia K000302547
    Harley, R.M. [16000], Bahia K000302546
    Harley, R.M. [H/50509], Brazil K001239466
    Harley, R.M. [50509], Brazil K001239467
    Harley [19429], Brazil 39217.000
    Stannard, B. [6287], Brazil K001239476
    Harley, R. [19429], Brazil 39137.000
    Mayo, S. [850], Bahia K000302596
    Mayo, S. [850], Bahia K000302595
    Mayo, S. [850], Bahia K000302601
    Mayo, S. [850], Bahia K000302600
    Mayo, S. [850], Bahia K000302599
    Mayo, S. [850], Bahia K000302598
    Mayo, S. [850], Bahia K000302597
    Hatschbach, G. [49742], Brazil K001239478
    Hatschbach, G. [27550], Brazil K001239480
    Lewis, G.P. [920], Brazil 45906.000
    Lewis, G.P. [s.n.], Bahia K000302606
    Storr, R. [194], Bahia K000302548
    Storr, R. [194], Bahia K000302540
    Storr, R. [194], Bahia K000302539
    Fevereiro, V.P.B. [720], Paraíba K000302593
    Fevereiro, V.P.B. [M587], Paraíba K000302592
    Fevereiro, V.P.B. [M587], Paraíba K000302591
    Fevereiro, V.P.B. [M587], Paraíba K000302590
    Ganev, W. [3025], Brazil K001239461
    Ganev, W. [3025], Brazil K001239464
    Sakuragui, C.M. [14638], Brazil K001239462
    Sakuragui, C.M. [CFCR/14638], Brazil K001239463
    Sakuragui, C.M. [14638], Brazil K001239465
    Pirani, J.R. [1965], Brazil K001239468
    Pirani, J.R. [1965], Brazil K001239469
    Carvalho, A.M. [1095], Brazil K001239401
    Cordeiro, I. [CFCR 10005], Brazil K001239474
    Melo, E. [1228], Brazil K001239404
    Arbo, M.M. [4562], Brazil K001239473
    Irwin, H.S. [22630], Brazil K001239479
    Nadruz, M. [859], Bahia K000302608
    Nadruz, M. [859], Bahia K000302607
    Nadruz, M. [861], Pernambuco K000302588
    Nadruz, M. [861], Pernambuco K000302587
    Nadruz, M. [859], Bahia K000302609
    França, F. [5141], Brazil K001239458
    Alvarenga, D. [1282], Brazil K001239477
    Gonçalves, E.G. [192], Brazil K001239470
    Gonçalves, E.G. [192], Brazil K001239471
    Gonçalves, E.G. [192], Brazil K001239472
    Pastore, J.F.B. [2099], Brazil K001239402
    Pastore, J.F.B. [2099], Brazil K001239403
    Xavier, L. [9191], Paraíba K000302589
    Fraga, C.N. [2619], Brazil K001239459
    Fraga, C.N. [2619], Brazil K001239460
    Pinto, P. [45], Brazil K001239481

    First published in Oesterr. Bot. Wochenbl. 5: 82 (1855)

    Accepted by

    • Bernal, R., Gradstein, R.S. & Celis, M. (eds.) (2016). Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia 1-2: 1-3068. Libro impreso.
    • Gonçalves, E.G. (2010). The Araceae from the limestone outcrops in Central-Western Brazil Aroideana 33: 143-160.
    • Gomes Gonçalves, E. & Nadruz Coelho, M.A. (2009). Araceae Flora dos estados de Goiás e Tocantins 39: 1-109. Universidade Federal de Goiás.
    • Zappi, D.C. & al. (2003). Lista das plantas vasculares de Catoles Boletim de Botânica da Universidade de São Paulo 21(2): 345-398.
    • 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.

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