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

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Venezuela (Aragua).

    [CATE]

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

    Distribution
    Venezuela.
    General Description
    Petiole ca. 25 cm long, geniculum 1.5 cm long. LEAF blade 25 - 30 cm long, 15 cm wide, bright green, oblong-cordiform, on one side narrower with the margin curving introrsely, on the other broader with the margin curving extrorsely, aequally long-produced, narrowed at the apex more-or-less sharply into an obliquely exserted cuspidate acumen, posterior lobes 3 - 4 cm long and wide, basal primary lateral veins 4 on each side, the innermost erect-ascending, at the middle of the blade approaching themargin and then transforming into a collective vein near the margin and joined to the 10 middle and upper ascending lateral veins, the proximal basal veins patent, turning upwards sharply near the margin and reaching the margin of the lowermost third of the blade, the remainder joined with the former at the base into a basal rib rather long-denuded in the sinus, retrorse and curved upwards in a semicircular arc and soon reaching the margin. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle slender. Spathe lanceolate, pale green, 7 - 8 cm long, 1.5 cm wide, gradually narrowing towards the apex. Spadix 4 - 5 cm long, 5 mm thick, cylindroid, sessile, purple.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Venezuela

    Anthurium obliquatum Schott appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Oesterr. Bot. Z. 8: 387 (1858)

    Accepted by

    • 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.

    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
    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