1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Anthurium Schott
      1. Anthurium pinkleyi Croat & Carlsen

        This species is accepted, and its native range is NE. Ecuador.

    [CATE]

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

    Habitat
    It grows in tropical moist forests and tropical wet forests.
    General Description
    Terrestrial; internodes short, 2.0-2.5 cm diam.; cataphylls drying reddish brown, 3-6 cm long, deciduous. LEAVES erect-spreading; petiole (20-)33-55 cm x 3-5 mm, terete (slightly D-shaped); geniculum yellow, 1.5-3.0 cm x 2-3 mm, drying somewhat darker than petiole; blades deeply trilobed to 4-7 cm from the base, subcoriaceous, (18-)22-37 x (20-)26-44 cm, medium green above, pale yellowish green below, lower surface drying conspicuously paler than above and silvery, both surfaces matte to semiglossy, raphides usually absent, base acute to truncate; central lobe oblong to oblanceolate, (15-)20-33 x 5-11 cm, apex acuminate, apiculum 2-3 cm long; midrib raised above, somewhat sunken toward the apex, raised below; primary lateral veins 4-6 per side, arcuate-ascending, weakly raised above and below, departing midrib at 30-40°; tertiary veins weakly raised below; collective veins arising from the second (first) pair of primary lateral veins, 4-6 mm from the margin, sunken above, raised below, angled; lateral lobes spreading, 90° from central lobe, 14-22 x 4.5-10.0 cm, apex narrowly rounded, inner margin concave to straight, outer margin convex; basal veins 5-6 pairs, the first one joined for 1-3 cm, the rest up to 8 cm; posterior ribs straight to weakly arcuate, 80-90° from midrib, naked for 2.0-3.5 cm. INFLORESCENCE erect; peduncle 16-40(-54) cm x 2-4 mm, shorter than petiole (equal); spathe green becoming purplish, lanceolate, fibrous, 5.5-9.5 x 0.9-1.5 cm, apex long-acuminate, base meeting peduncle at 90,° somewhat auriculate; spadix sessile, purple to dark brown, cylindric to narrowly tapered, stout, 4-9 cm long, 4-8 mm diam. at base, 3-5 mm diam. at apex; ca. 6 flowers per principal spiral, rhombic, 2.8-3.2 x 2.8 mm, sides straight to weakly sigmoid; lateral tepals ca. 2.3 mm wide, inner margin straight to weakly rounded, recurved when the pistil emerges, outer margin angled; stamens weakly exserted; anthers ca. 0.50 x 0.65 mm, thecae elliptic, slightly divaricate; pistils emergent; stigma elliptic, ca. 0.4 mm across. INFRUCTESCENCE dark purple, 8-9 x 1.0-1.4 cm; fruits green becoming dark purple, roundly ovate, ca. 3.0 x 2.5 mm.
    Distribution
    Known only from northeastern Ecuador in Napo and Orellana provinces.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ecuador

    Anthurium pinkleyi Croat & Carlsen appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Novon 14: 407 (2004)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R.H.A. (2011). World checklist of selected plant families published update Facilitated by the Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    CATE Araceae
    • Carlsen, M.M. & Croat, T.B. 2007. Taxonomic Revision of Anthurium section Semaeophyllium Schott (Araceae) Harvard Papers in Botany. 12 (1): 173–234
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Carlsen, M.M. & Croat, T.B. (2007). Taxonomic revision of Anthurium section Semaeophllium Schott (Araceae) Harvard Papers in Botany 12: 173-234.

    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