1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Anthurium Schott
      1. Anthurium amnicola Dressler

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

    [CATE]

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

    Habitat
    Premontane rain or tropical wet forest.
    General Description
    Epipetric; stems to 30 cm long, 4-6 mm diam.; roots few, less than 2 mm diam.; cataphylls very thin, 4÷5 cm long, drying reddish brown, persisting intact. LEAVES erect-spreading; petioles 6-11 cm long, subterete, shallowly sulcate adaxially; geniculum 1-2 cm long, inconspicuous; blades subcoriaceous, semiglossy, elliptic to elliptic-lanceolate, gradually acuminate at apex, narrowly acute to rarely obtuse at base, 7-14.5 cm long, 1.2-3.7 cm wide, usually broadest near the middle; upper surface sparsely and incon-spicuously glandular-punctate; lower surface epunctate; midrib acutely raised above and below, sunken toward apex above; basal veins 1-2 pairs, weakly sunken; primary lateral veins 3-4 per side, more or less obscure; collective vein arising from the first basal vein, 3-4 mm from the margin. INFLORESCENCE erect; peduncle terete, 6÷26 cm long; spathe subcoriaceous, pale lavender (B & K Purple 6/5), ovate, 2.6-4.2 cm long, 1.5-2.2 cm wide, abruptly acuminate to cuspidate at apex, rounded to attenuate at base, inserted at 45° angle on peduncle; stipe 3-7 mm long; spadix violet purple, tapered toward apex, 0.8-2 cm long, 4÷5 mm diam., flowers rhombic to more or less 4-lobed, 1.9-2.2 mm long, 3-3.2 mm wide, inner margins more or less straight; pistil weakly raised; stigma linear, ca. 0.4 mm long; lateral stamens emerging first, the alternates following slowly; anthers white, ca. 0.6-0.7 mm long, 1 mm wide, held at edge of tepals; pollen white. INFRUCTESCENCE with globose, whitish berries, 4÷4.5 mm diam., mesocarp gelatinous; seeds 1-2, green, ovoid, slightly flattened, 2.5-3 mm long, 2-2.5 mm wide.
    Distribution
    Endemic to Panama, western Colón and Coclé Provinces

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Panamá

    Anthurium amnicola Dressler appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Aroideana 3: 55 (1980)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. & Frodin, D.G. (2002). World Checklist and Bibliography of Araceae (and Acoraceae): 1-560. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.

    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