1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Anthurium Schott
      1. Anthurium gustavii Regel

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

    [CPLC]

    Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

    Distribution
    Nativa en Colombia; Alt. 110 - 500 m.; Llanura del Caribe, Pacífico.
    Habit
    Hierba, epífita
    Conservation
    No Evaluada
    [CATE]

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

    Distribution

    Anthurium gustavii ranges from Colombia (Bolivar and Choco) to Ecuador (Esmeraldas) from 110-500 m in Tropical rain forest (T-rf) life zone (Holdridge et al., 1971).

    General Description

    Epiphytic, internodes short, 3.5-6 cm diam.; cataphylls with fibers forming semi-intact net-like reticulum; petioles 0.6-1.2 m long, brittle, medium green, weekly glossy, sharply flattened adaxially with a deep medial sulcus and acute, weakly spreading lateral margins with a pair of acute ribs on either side of the petiole toward the base, 4.5 cm diam. at the base, 2 cm diam. midway, 1.8 cm diam. at apex, geniculum 4-5 cm long, 2.2 cm diam. LEAVES erect-spreading; blades ovate-sagittate, 70-122 cm long, 55-86 cm wide, 1.4 times longer than wide, moderately coriaceous, medium green to dark green and matte above, moderately paler and semiglossy below, drying medium grayish green, matte to weakly glossy above, moderately glossy below; anterior lobe 48-89 cm long, margins broadly convex; posterior lobes 13-32 cm long, broadly rounded; sinus hippocrepiform, 15-25 cm deep, 10-26 cm wide; basal veins 7-8 pairs; the Ist- 3rd free to the base; midrib narrowly acute and paler above, convex with weak ribs extending down from primary lateral veins and paler below; primary lateral veins 9-10 pairs, acute and paler above, acute to bluntly acute and paler below; tertiary veins in part weakly raised below, drying moderately prominulous. INFLORESCENCE stiffly erect, peduncle 5-17 cm long, 2.0 cm diam.; spathe 28-31 cm long, when furled 2.5 cm diam. at base, 1.8 cm diam. midway, dark violet-purple and thickly ribbed outside, greenish white inside; spadix (13-)30-31 cm long, 2.5 cm diam. at base, 1.8 cm diam. midway, sessile, medium violet-purple, tapered to apex, erect. INFRUCTESCENCE 58 cm long, 5 cm diam. at base, 3.5 cm diam. midway, 1.5 cm diam. near apex; berries red, early emergent.

    Images

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colombia

    Anthurium gustavii Regel appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    s.coll. [s.n.], Colombia K000434392 Unknown type material
    s.coll. [s.n.], Colombia K000434389 Unknown type material
    s.coll. [s.n.], Colombia K000434391 Unknown type material
    s.coll. [s.n.], Colombia K000434393 Unknown type material
    s.coll. [s.n.], Colombia K000434390 Unknown type material

    First published in Gartenflora 1878: 324 (1878)

    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

    Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    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.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/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