1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Anthurium Schott
      1. Anthurium flavescens Poepp.

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

    [CATE]

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

    Distribution
    Peru. Hylaea, on trees of the San Cristobal mountains, opposite Cuchero.
    General Description
    Epiphyte. LEAVES: Petiole almost the same length as the blade (1-1.5 dm [10 - 15 cm] long); geniculum slightly long; blades subcoriaceous, yellowish below; obovate-elliptic, 1.25-1.5 dm [12.5 - 15 cm] long, about 5 cm wide at the middle, narrowed suddenly arcuately toward the apex, somewhat abruptly cuspidate, narrowed extrorsely toward the base in an arcuate line; primary lateral veins 15-20 pairs spreading at about a 90 degree angle, joined in an uninterrupted collective vein 3-4 mm from the margin. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle equalling or overtopping leaves, 2.25-3 dm [22.5 - 30 cm] long); spathe lanceolate, a little decurrent at the base, reflexed, 5 cm long, 1.25 cm wide; spadix sessile, cylindrical, whitish, scarcely equalling the spathe in length (3.5 cm long, 6-7 mm diam.).
    Habitat
    On trees.

    Images

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bolivia, Peru

    Anthurium flavescens Poepp. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Bang, M. [2585], Bolivia Anthurium parile K000434256 Unknown type material
    Bang, M. [2585], Bolivia Anthurium parile K000434257 Unknown type material

    First published in E.F.Poeppig & S.L.Endlicher, Nov. Gen. Sp. Pl. 3: 83 (1845)

    Accepted by

    • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741.
    • 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
    • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741.

    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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    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
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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