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

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

    [CATE]

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

    General Description
    Terrestrial; stems elongate, 10 cm or more long; leaf scars obscured by persistent cataphylls, cataphylls 2.5-3 cm long, drying medium brown, weathering into fine fibers. LEAVES erect-spreading; petioles 18-21 cm long, 2-3 mm diam., terete; blades ovate, moderately thin; long-acuminate at apex, rounded to weakly subcordate at base, 13-15 cm long, 8-9 cm wide; both surfaces semiglossy, glandular-punctate; midrib raised above and below (dry); primary lateral veins 10-12 per side, departing midrib at 45-50° angle, prominulous above and below (dry); interprimary veins visible above, obscure below (dry); collective vein arising from near the base, 6-7 mm from margin, raised above and below, loop-connecting primary lateral veins, forming an acute angle with margin near apex. INFLORESCENCE shorter than leaves; peduncle 14-16 cm long, 1-2 cm diam., shorter than petioles; spathe reddish, thin, lanceolate, ca. 2 cm long, 6-8 mm wide, acuminate at apex, acute at base; spadix reddish, 3-4 cm long, ca. 3 mm diam. at base, 2 mm diam. at apex, the sides sigmoid, 3-4 flowers visible in the principal spiral, 4-5 flowers visible in the alternate spiral; tepals semiglossy, lateral tepals 0.4-0.6 mm wide, the inner margins convex; pistils emergent; stigmas exserted, brush-like; stamens exposed just above tepals; anthers persisting after anthesis, ca. 0.2 mm long, ca. 0.5 mm wide; thecae ovoid, slightly divaricate. INFRUCTESCENCE with berries (immature) globose, purplish in upper half, greenish in lower half; mesocarp with numerous punctiform, whitish raphide cells; seeds (immature) 4, oblong, light brown, 2 mm long, 1 mm wide, conspicuously flattened, slightly tapered toward apex (point of attachment), rounded at base, enveloped in a flattened, transparent sack that is longer and broader than the seed itself.
    Distribution
    Endemic to Panama in the Serrania de Canasas in southeastern Panama Province.
    Habitat
    The species is known only from the type collection, probably collected in tropical wet forest but possibly in premontane rain forest.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Panamá

    Anthurium collinsii Croat appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1977 Folsom, J.P. [6676], Panama K000434251 isotype
    Jan 1, 1977 Folsom, J.P. [6676], Panama K000434252 isotype

    First published in Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 14: 59 (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