1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Anthurium Schott
      1. Anthurium santaritensis Nadruz & Croat

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Brazil (Minas Gerais).

    [CATE]

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

    General Description

    Herbaceous epiphyte; stem very short; internodes short; mesophylls lanceolate, intact then becoming decomposed, 2.7-4.5 cm long; prophylls not observed. LEAVES rosulate; petioles densely pale green lineate, superficially sulcate with margins obtuse adaxially, narrowly rounded abaxially, 3.3-13.1 X 0.66-0.75 cm; geniculum weakly defined, somewhat darker than the rest of the petiole, 0.3-1 cm long; blades lanceolate to narrowly oblanceolate, 30.6-51.7 x 6.7-10.2 cm, acute at apex, apiculate, acute at base, coriaceous in living material, membranaceous to weakly chartaceous in dry material, medium green and semi-glossy above, slightly paler and weakly glossy below, drying grayish green above, yellowish green below, erect; midrib flattened in the base, turning obtusely rounded toward the apex, slightly paler rounded and slightly paler abaxially; primary lateral veins 4-6 per side, curved toward apex and more or less concolorous in weak valleys above, prominent in both sides; tertiary veins drying moderately raised on lower surface. INFLORESCENCE erect-spreading; peduncle slender, 33-48 x 0.2-0.29 cm; spathe membranaceous lanceolate to oblong-lanceolate, acuminate, spreading-erect, 5.8-8.3 x 1.2-1.8 cm, forming an acute angle with the peduncle, decurrent 0.5-1.1 cm at base; spadix cylindric, purplish violet, prominently stipitate, 6.1-10.1 X 0.55-0.58 cm; stipe 0.3-2.5 cm long; primary spiral with 8-9 flowers, secondary spiral 6 flowers; flowers square, the sides jaggedly sigmoid, drying yellOWish brown, anterior and posterior tepals strongly convex ventrally and carinate dorsally, 0.15 x 0.1 cm; lateral tepals superficially convex ventrally and weakly carinate dorsally, 0.15 x 0.16 cm; stamens closely aggregated around the stigma; filaments weakly obovate to oblong, flattened, often slightly broader toward the apex; anthers with thecae broadly divaricate, ovoid, 0.2 x 0.09-0.1 cm, gynoecium weakly obovate, stigma truncate, ovary 2-locular, 1 ovule per locule, placentation axilar subapical, 0.16-0.18 x 0.1-0.13 cm; berries not observed.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Brazil Southeast

    Anthurium santaritensis Nadruz & Croat appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Aroideana 28: 65 (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
    • Coelho, M.A.Nadruz & Croat, T.B. A New Species of Anthurium from Brazil. Aroideana; Journal of the International Aroid Society 28, 68 (2005).

    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