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

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Costa Rica to NW. Colombia.

    [CPLC]

    Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

    Distribution
    Nativa en Colombia; Alt. 15 - 280 m.; Pacífico.
    Habit
    Hierba
    Conservation
    No Evaluada
    [CATE]

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

    Habitat
    Tropical wet forests, tropical moist forests, and premontane rain forests.
    Distribution
    Ranges from the Atlantic slopes of southern Costa Rica to Panama (Atlantic and Pacific slopes) into the very northern tip of Colombia.
    General Description
    Climbing epiphyte; internodes up to 2 cm long, 2.0-2.5 cm diam.; cataphylls subcoriaceous, faintly one-ribbed, drying reddish brown, 8-16 cm long, persistent as coarse fibers. LEAVES erect-spreading; petiole (17-)20-77 cm x 5-10 mm, terete (slightly flattened adaxially); geniculum 1.0-3.5 cm x 4-8 mm; blades trilobed to 7.5-14.0 cm from the base, subcoriaceous, 30-72 x 22-78 cm, green, dull to semiglossy above, pale green, glossy below, upper surface densely covered by raphides, lower surface drying brown-speckled, base cuneate; central lobe oblanceolate to obovate, 25-60 x 8.5-36.0 cm, apex acuminate; midrib raised above, angled, diminishing and sunken toward the apex, raised below; primary lateral veins (4-)5-9 per side, straight, sunken to weakly raised above, raised below, departing midrib at 30-45°(-50°); tertiary veins inconspicuous; collective veins arising from one of the lowermost pairs of primary lateral veins [from the first pair of basal veins], 4-8 mm from the margin, sunken above, raised below; lateral lobes spreading to slightly falcate, 70-90° from central lobe, 11-40 x 6-29 cm, apex broadly rounded, inner margin convex, outer margin convex; basal veins 3-6 pairs, joined for (1.0-)4.0-8.5 cm (the first pair free); posterior ribs straight to weakly arcuate, 70-90° from midrib, naked for 1.5-8.0 cm. INFLORESCENCE erect-spreading; peduncle (8-)12-34 cm x 3-6 mm, shorter than petiole; spathe pale green, lanceolate, spreading-reflexed, 8.5-35.0 x 1.5-3.0 cm, apex acuminate, base acute, decurrent; stipe 0.5-2.0 cm long; spadix bright yellow, tapered, (9-)13-45 cm long, 5-10 mm diam. at base, 3-6 mm diam. at apex; 5-10 flowers per principal spiral, rhombic to 4-lobed, 1.0-2.5 x 1.5-2.0 mm, sides straight to weakly sigmoid; tepals glossy, lateral tepals 0.5-2.0 mm wide, inner margin rounded, outer margin angled; stamens weakly exserted; anthers 0.5-1.0 x 0.5 mm, thecae elliptic, slightly divaricate; pistils scarcely emergent; stigma elliptic, ca. 0.5 mm across. INFRUCTESCENCE turning dark red-purple, 25-52 x 1.3-2.0 cm; fruits dark purple, white at base, obovoid, apiculate, 5-7 x 3-4 mm.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colombia, Costa Rica, Panamá

    Anthurium rotundatum Croat & Carlsen appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Novon 14: 408 (2004)

    Accepted by

    • Bernal, R., Gradstein, R.S. & Celis, M. (eds.) (2016). Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia 1-2: 1-3068. Libro impreso.
    • Carlsen, M.M. & Croat, T.B. (2007). Taxonomic revision of Anthurium section Semaeophllium Schott (Araceae) Harvard Papers in Botany 12: 173-234.

    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
    • Bernal, R., Gradstein, R.S. & Celis, M. (eds.) (2016). Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia 1-2: 1-3068. Libro impreso.
    • 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

    Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
    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