1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Anthurium Schott
      1. Anthurium bellum Schott

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Brazil (Sergipe, Bahia).

    [CATE]

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

    General Description
    Terrestrial herb with creeping,rhizomatous stem to 2cm thick, covered with persistent brown-membranous old cataphylls. LEAF: Petiole to 35cm long, shallowly sulcate above, rounded below; leaf blade to 30cm long, 20cm broad, ovate, apex acute, base cuneate, truncate or rounded, attenuate at extreme base; main side veins impressed above forming inframarginal vein, leaf surface shallowly bullate. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle to 50cm long, erect; spathe linear-oblong to 12cm long, 3.5cm broad, green, sometimes pink-flushed at margins; spadix: stipe up to 2.5cm long; spadix cylindric, to 15cm long, 1.2cm broad, obtuse at apex; flowers large, to ....broad, tepals usually red-brown and glossy at anthesis, becoming darker with age. INFRUCTESCENCE: Fruits broader than long, ± depressed apically, green.
    Habitat
    Rhizomatous creeping stem covered with persistent cataphylls, which creeps amongst the litter of the forest floor.
    Distribution
    Brazil, Bahia, atlantic coast.
    [CATE]

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

    General Description
    Caudex ? LEAVES: Petiole shorter than blade, 35 cm long, shortly sheathed, sulcate above, geniculum ca. 1.5 cm long. Blade subcoriaceous, yellowish green, ovate-oblong, but at the very base contracted into a wedge, apex acute, 35 cm long, 18 cm wide, primary lateral veins on both sides ca. 12, arising from the midrib at ca. 60 deg., somewhat arched-ascending, joined into a collective vein situated 7 – 8 mm from the margin. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle ca. 40 cm long, 5 mm thick. Spathe linear-lanceolate, shortly decurrent, 7 – 8 cm long, 1.2 cm wide, shortly cuspidate. Spadix with a stipe 1 – 1.5 cm long, 10 cm long, in fruit 1 cm thick in lower part. Tepals 3 – 4 times longer than wide. Ovary ovoid.
    Distribution
    South Brazilian Province: Bahia.

    Images

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Brazil Northeast

    Anthurium bellum Schott appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1990 Hage, J.L. [1951], Bahia K000302568
    Jan 1, 1990 Mattos Silva, L.A [2714], Bahia K000302567
    Oct 1, 1982 Carvalho, A.M. [823], Bahia K000302566
    May 1, 1981 Mori, S.A. [13078], Bahia K000302565
    Jan 1, 1980 Harley, R.M. [18336], Bahia K000302558
    Jan 1, 1980 Harley, R.M. [18336], Bahia K000302555
    Jan 1, 1980 Harley, R.M. [18564], Bahia K000302557
    Jan 1, 1980 Harley, R.M. [18336], Bahia K000302578
    Jan 1, 1980 Harley, R.M. [18296], Bahia K000302577
    Jan 1, 1980 Harley, R.M. [18296], Bahia K000302576
    Jan 1, 1980 Mori, S.A. [11483], Bahia K000302582
    Jan 1, 1980 Santos, T.S. [492], Bahia K000302560
    Jan 1, 1980 Santos, T.S. [492], Bahia K000302559
    Jan 1, 1980 Santos, T.S. [2649], Bahia K000302581
    Jan 1, 1980 Pinheiro, R.S. [2034], Bahia K000302556
    Jan 1, 1980 Pinheiro, R.S. [1739], Bahia K000302584
    Jan 1, 1980 Pinheiro, R.S. [1739], Bahia K000302585
    Jan 1, 1980 Almeida, J. [142], Bahia K000302561
    Nov 1, 1974 Harley, R.M. [17571], Bahia K000302564
    Nov 1, 1974 Harley, R.M. [17571], Bahia K000302563
    Harley, R.M. [s.n.], Bahia K000302575
    Harley, R.M. [17571], Bahia K000302579
    Harley, R.M. [17571], Bahia K000302580
    Harley, R.M. [18336], Bahia K000302574
    Harley, R. [17571], Brazil 46562.000
    Mayo, S., Brazil 51385.000
    Mayo, S. [760], Bahia K000302554
    Mayo, S. [720], Bahia K000302553
    Mayo, S. [773], Bahia K000302666
    Mayo, S. [773], Bahia K000302665
    Mayo, S. [773], Bahia K000302664
    Mayo, S. [773], Bahia K000302663
    Mayo, S. [773], Bahia K000302662
    Storr, R. [11], Brazil 47721.000
    Storr, R. [11], Bahia K000302583
    Santos, T.S. [880], Bahia K000302552
    Santos, T.S. [880], Bahia K000302551
    Queiroz, L.P. [2966], Bahia K000302570
    Sant'Ana, S.C. [477], Sergipe K000302569
    Nadruz, M. [853], Bahia K000302571
    Engler, A. [54], Bahia K000302562
    Reed, M.E.C. [s.n.], Bahia K000302573
    Reed, M.E.C. [s.n.], Bahia K000302572

    First published in Oesterr. Bot. Z. 9: 100 (1859)

    Accepted by

    • Nadruz Coelho, M.A., Waechter, J.L. & Mayo, S.J. (2009). Revisão taxonômica das espécies de Anthurium (Araceae) seção Urospadix subseção Flavescentiviridia Rodriguésia; Revista do Instituto de Biologia Vegetal, Jardim Botânico e Estaçao Biologica do Itatiaya 60: 799-864.
    • 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.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Nadruz Coelho, M.A., Waechter, J.L. & Mayo, S.J. (2009). Revisão taxonômica das espécies de Anthurium (Araceae) seção Urospadix subseção Flavescentiviridia Rodriguésia; Revista do Instituto de Biologia Vegetal, Jardim Botânico e Estaçao Biologica do Itatiaya 60: 799-864.

    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
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    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