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

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Panama (Bocas del Toro).

    [CATE]

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

    Distribution
    Known only from the type collection made in Bocas del Toro, Panama.
    General Description
    Description based on dried material only. Epiphytic; stem 1 cm diam.; cataphylls subcoriaceous, 6 cm long, brown, persisting semi-intact. LEAVES; petioles 33-34 cm long, 4 mm diam., apparently subterete; geniculum 1 cm long; blades subcoriaceous, oblong to oblong-elliptic, acuminate at apex (the acumen flat, 15-20 mm long), obtuse at base, 30-31 cm long, 5.5-7 cm wide, broadest at or near middle, the margins weakly undulate; midrib convexly raised above, more prominently so below; primary lateral veins 9-11 per side, departing midrib at 60° angle, arcuate to the collective vein, raised above and below; interprimary veins few, almost as conspicuous as primary lateral veins; tertiary veins prominulous above and below; collective vein arising from the base, less prominent than primary lateral veins, 2-4 mm from margin. INFLORESCENCES erect, shorter than leaves; peduncle 28 cm long, 3 mm diam., slightly shorter than petiole, terete; spathe subcoriaceous, dark reddish purple, ovate-rounded, 8.5 cm long, 7 cm wide, broadest at or near middle, the apex round and minutely apiculate, the base cordate; stipe 1 cm long in front and back; spadix cream, cylindroid-ellipsoid, 2.1 cm long, 8 mm diam. midway, broadest at the middle; flowers rhombic, 1.5-2.4 mm long, 2-2.5 mm wide; 5-7 flowers visible in principal spiral; lateral tepals 1-1.5 mm wide, the inner margins rounded; pistils not emergent; stamens emerging well above tepals, then retracting to level of tepals, held in tight cluster above pistil; anthers 0.6 mm long, 0.6 mm wide; theca ovoid, scarcely divaricate. INFRUCTESCENCE not seen.
    Habitat
    Lower montane rainforest.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Panamá

    Anthurium hammelii Croat appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 14: 109 (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

    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