1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Anthurium Schott
      1. Anthurium stephanii Croat & Acebey

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

    [CATE]

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

    Distribution
    Endemic to Bolivia in La Paz Department.
    General Description
    Hemiepiphytic vine; internodes very short near the apex, drying less than 1 cm diam., dark reddish brown; cataphylls 5-10 cm long, slender, persistent along with the petiole bases. LEAVES: Petioles terete, 16.5 - 24 cm long, sheathed 35% - 40% their length, drying dark yellow-brown; geniculum 1.5-2.0 cm long, darker, terete. Leaf blades oblong-lanceolate to oblanceolate, 28-38.5 x 7.2-9.1 cm wide, 3.8-4.6 times longer than wide, broadest at middle or above middle, narrowly acuminate at apex, acute at base, semi-glossy on both surfaces, dark green above, slightly paler below, drying medium to dark green above, reddish brown to yellow-brown above, narrowly raised and concolorous to weakly paler above, drying ± acute toward the middle of the blade above, narrowly convex and darker than surface below; primary lateral veins 13 to 15 pairs, weak and scarcely visible on both surfaces; collective veins arising from the base, 7-10 mm from margin, scarcely raised and concolorous on upper surface, weakly raised on lower surface, weakly loop-connecting the primary lateral veins; tertiary veins obscure. INFLORESCENCE erect-spreading; peduncle 20 cm long, drying 2 mm diam.; spathe lanceolate, green, 7.5-12 x 9-12 mm; spadix 10.3-12 cm long, drying 3 mm diam., stipitate 6 mm. Flowers 2.3-3.7 mm long, 3 flowers visible per spiral; lateral tepals 1.7 mm wide, inner margin rounded, outer margin 2-sided. INFRUCTESCENCE: Berries unknown.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bolivia

    Anthurium stephanii Croat & Acebey appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Novon 15: 87 (2005)

    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
    • Croat, T.B. & Acebey, A. 2005. New species of Araceae from Bolivia and the Tropical Andes Novon. 15(1): 80-103

    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.
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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