1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Anthurium Schott
      1. Anthurium nymphaeifolium K.Koch & C.D.Bouché

        This species is accepted, and its native range is N. Colombia to Venezuela.

    [UPB]

    The Useful Plants of Boyacá project

    Habit
    Epiphytic herb or on rocks.
    Distribution
    Native from Colombia.
    Conservation
    Least concern.
    Ecology
    Alt. 100 - 3750 m.
    [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. 100 - 3750 m.; Andes, Pacífico, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta.
    Habit
    Hierba, trepadora, epífita
    Conservation
    Preocupación Menor
    [UPB]
    Gene Sources
    Crop wild relatives which may possess beneficial traits of value in breeding programmes (State of the World's Plants 2016).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colombia, Venezuela

    Introduced into:

    Trinidad-Tobago

    Anthurium nymphaeifolium K.Koch & C.D.Bouché appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1981 Linden, I. [241], Venezuela Anthurium lindenianum K000434299 Unknown type material
    Holton, I.F. [220], Colombia Anthurium quindiuense K000434339 Unknown type material
    Jan 1, 1845 Purdie [s.n.], Colombia Anthurium fraternum K000434206 Unknown type material
    Jan 1, 1845 Purdie [s.n.], Colombia Anthurium fraternum K000434208 Unknown type material
    Jan 1, 1845 Purdie [s.n.], Colombia Anthurium fraternum K000434207 Unknown type material

    First published in Index Seminum (B, Berolinensis) 1853(App.): 6 (1853)

    Accepted by

    • Baksh-Comeau, Y., Maharaj, S.S., Adams, C.D., Harris, S.A., Filer, D.L. & Hawthorne, W.D. (2016). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Trinidad and Tobago with analysis of vegetation types and botanical 'hotspots' Phytotaxa 250: 1-431.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • 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

    Useful Plants of Boyacá Project
    • GRIN National Genetic Resources Program http://www.ars-grin.gov in The State of the World’s Plants Report–2016. (2016). Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew https://stateoftheworldsplants.org/2016/
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Baksh-Comeau, Y., Maharaj, S.S., Adams, C.D., Harris, S.A., Filer, D.L. & Hawthorne, W.D. (2016). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Trinidad and Tobago with analysis of vegetation types and botanical 'hotspots' Phytotaxa 250: 1-431.

    Sources

    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

    Useful Plants of Boyacá Project
    ColPlantA database
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0