1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Anthurium Schott
      1. Anthurium caloveboranum Croat

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

    [CATE]

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

    General Description
    Epiphyte; stems less than 15 cm long, ca. 1 cm diam.; leaf scars obscured by cataphylls; roots slender, numerous, descending; cataphylls thin, 2.5-3.5 cm long, acuminate at apex, drying reddish brown, weathering to fine fibers. LEAVES semi-erect; petioles (8-)15-24 cm long, ca. 5 mm diam., broadly sulcate to flattened adaxially (often drying sharply triangular); geniculum terete, 0.5-1 cm long; blades moderately thick, oblong-elliptic, gradually acuminate at apex, acute at base, 17-29 cm long, 4-6 cm wide, broadest at middle or just below; upper surface semiglossy; dark glandular-punctate and paler below; midrib obtusely raised above, raised below (dry); primary lateral veins 7-10 per side, departing midrib at 35-40° angle; weakly sunken above, prominulous below; interprimary veins (dry) scarcely less prominent than primary lateral veins; submarginal collective veins arising from the base, 3-6 mm from the margin, sunken above, raised below. INFLORESCENCE shorter than leaves; peduncle 13-28 cm long, 2-4 mm diam., equalling or longer than petioles; spathe moderately thin, greenish or green tinged with red or whitish, lanceolate, 2.2-6 cm long, 5-13 mm wide, acuminate at apex, acute at base, inserted at 45° angle on peduncle; spadix green, 7-9 cm long, 4-5 mm diam. near base, 2-3 mm diam. near apex; flowers rhombic to 4-lobed, 3.4-3.6 mm long, 1.8-2.2 mm wide, the sides jaggedly sigmoid, 4-5 flowers visible in the principal spiral, 3-4 flowers visible in the alternate spiral; tepals matte (dry), lateral tepals ca. 2.8 mm wide, the inner margin broadly rounded; pistils not raised, green; stigmas linear, ca. 0.2 mm long; stamens retracted after anthesis. INFRUCTESCENCE with berries globose, red, 4-5 mm diam., depressed at apex; seeds 3-11, ovate-ellipsoid to rarely elliptic, tan, slightly flattened, 2-2.3 mm long, 1-1.8 mm wide, 0.8-1 mm thick.
    Distribution
    Endemic to western Panama.
    Habitat
    Tropical wet or premontane rain forest.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Panamá

    Anthurium caloveboranum Croat appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1982 Knapp, S. [5079], Panama K000457187

    First published in Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 14: 42 (1986)

    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.

    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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    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    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/
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