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

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

    [CATE]

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

    Distribution
    Cerro Pirre in Darien Province in Panama.
    General Description
    Epiphyte; stems elongate 20 cm or more long; internodes 0.8-1 cm long; roots few, thick, green; leaf scars 1.5-2 cm wide; cataphylls subcoriaceous, 15-17 cm long, acute at apex, drying brown, persisting briefly intact, soon deciduous. LEAVES spreading; petioles 26-47.5 cm long, terete; geniculum 1.5-2.5 cm long; blades subcoriaceous, lanceolate to narrowly elliptic, long acuminate at apex, acute to broadly rounded at base, 23-48 cm long, 5.5-13 cm wide, broadest at the middle or just below; both surfaces matte to semiglossy with numerous, minute raphide cells; midrib scarcely raised, convex at base, more acute at middle, sunken at apex above, prominently and convexly raised below; primary lateral veins 12-14 per side, departing the midrib at 35-45° angle, arcuate to collective vein, sunken above, raised below; interprimary veins flat above, prominulous below; collective vein arising from one primary lateral vein usually in the lower one-third of the blade, sunken above, raised below, 4-7 mm from the margin. INFLORESCENCE spreading, shorter than leaves; peduncle 28-60 cm long, 2.5-3 mm diam., terete, ca. 2 times longer than petioles; spathe moderately thin, green (B & K Yellow-green 6/7.5), linear-lanceolate, 5.5-10 cm long, acuminate at apex, obtuse to acute at base, inserted at 65-70° angle: stipe 3-7 mm long; spadix pale olive green, 11-12 cm long, 5-6 mm diam. near base, narrowly tapered at apex; flowers rhombic to 4-lobed, 2-2.6 mm long, 2-2.4 mm wide, the sides straight to weakly sigmoid, 4-7 flowers visible in the principal spiral, 7-10 flowers visible in the alternate spiral; tepals matte to semiglossy, minutely papillate, lateral tepals 1-1.8 mm wide, the inner margin straight to weakly concave; pistils emergent, tinged violet purple; stigmas green. oblong-elliptic, 0.5 mm long; stamens emerging in a scattered manner beginning at base, laterals emerging one at a time, the third and fourth stamens emerging several days after laterals, exserted on translucent filaments ca. 3 mm long- retracting to hold anthers at level of tepals; anthers pale yellow-orange, 0.3-0.5 mm long, 0.5-0.7 mm wide; thecae ovate-elliptic, weakly divaricate; pollen yellow-orange, fading to white. INFRUCTESCENCE probably with purple berries, acute at apex, ca. 8 mm long, ca. 3 mm wide (dry).
    Habitat
    Lower montane rain forest.

    Images

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Panamá

    Anthurium cerropirrense Croat appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jul 1, 1976 Croat, T.B. [37857], Panama K000434094 isotype
    Jul 1, 1976 Croat, T.B. [37857], Panama K000434095 isotype

    First published in Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 14: 47 (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.
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    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/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0