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

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Peru (Junín).

    [CATE]

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

    Distribution

    Anthurium mapiriense is endemic to Peru, known only from the type locality in Junin Department at 1,300 m in Premontane wet forest and Premontane rainforest life zones.

    General Description

    Erect terrestrial herb; internodes 1.8-3.5 cm long, 5-6 mm on drying light brown, finely ridged; cataphylls 4.8 cm long, truncate and apiculate, with pale linear cellular inclusions, only the basal, pale fibers persisting at nodes; petioles 14.5-17 cm long, 1.5-2 mm diam., drying greenish brown to light brown, deeply sulcate adaxially with a few obtuse ridges circumferentially; geniculum 15-17 mm long, 1.5 mm diam., drying slightly darker, finely many-ribbed, more or less terete; blades oblong-ovate, 18-23.6 cm long, 7.4-10.7 cm wide, 2.37 times longer than broad, 1.2 times longer than petioles, gradually long-acuminate at apex (acumen sometimes down-turned), deep lobed at base, drying medium yellow-brown above, pale yellow-brown to greenish yellow below; upper surface minutely areolate-ridged-granular with pale-linear cellular inclusions; lower surface moderately smooth with pale-linear cellular inclusions; anterior lobe 14-17.6 cm long, broadly convex to straight, rarely weakly concave posterior lobes 4.6--6.6 cm long, 2.8-4.1 cm wide, directed toward base; basal veins 4-5 pairs, 1st pair free to base; 2nd pair fused 5-7 mm, 3rd-4th pairs fused 20-21 mm; posterior rib naked 9-18 mm; midrib much thicker than broad, bluntly acute, drying slightly darker than surface, minutely granular above; narrowly rounded, drying densely and minutely glandular-ridged, concolorous below; primary lateral veins 7-8 pairs, arising at ca. 55° angle, narrowly rounded and concolorous above, narrowly rounded and concolorous below, both densely granular on drying; interprimary veins present; tertiary veins moderately inconspicuous; collective veins arising from 1st pair of basal veins, 2-4 mm from margin. INFLORESCENCE erect or nearly so; peduncle 18.3-18.5 cm long, 1-2 mm wide; spathe green, drying brownish, 4.5-5.3 cm long, 4-6 mm wide, 9.8 times longer than broad; spadix green, 5-5.9 cm long, 2-3 mm diam., 21.6 times longer than broad, stipitate 2 mm, flowers 4-5 visible per spiral, 1.6-2.2 mm long, 1.9-2.1 mm wide, 4-lobed, tepals matte, shield-shaped, minutely granular with several pale subglobular cellular inclusions; lateral tepals 1 mm wide, inner broadly rounded, outer margins 3-4 sided.

    Distribution

    Anthurium chequitavense Croat appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Aroideana 35: 80 (2012)

    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