1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Anthurium Schott
      1. Anthurium ochranthum K.Koch

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Honduras to W. Colombia.

    [CATE]

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

    General Description
    Terrestrial, rarely more than 1.5 m tall: stem lo 45 cm long, 2-4 cm diam.; cataphylls 11.5-13 cm long, drying brown, weathering to coarse linear fibers. LEAVES erect-spreading; petioles terete or obscurely sulcate, 30-70(90) cm long, 5-8 mm diam., blades ovate-triangular, moderately thin, 39-75 cm long, 18-48 cm wide, acuminate at apex, deeply lobed at base; the anterior lobe 23-52 cm long; posterior lobes 11-22 cm from sinus lo outermost point; sinus narrowly triangular; the upper surface matte to semiglossy, the lower surface matte; the midrib raised above and below; primary lateral veins 4-6, raised in valleys above, raised below; collective vein arising from the uppermost basal vein. INFLORESCENCE erect, usually shorter than or sometimes longer than leaves; peduncles 24-63 cm long; spathe, green or pale green sometimes tinged with red-violet, lanceolate, 10-15(32) cm long, 3-5 cm wide; spadix green turning bright yellow, 7-22 cm long, 5-8 mm diam. at base, 4-6 mm diam. at apex; flowers 4-lobed, ca. 2.6 mm long (dry), ca. 2.3 mm wide (dry), the sides jaggedly sigmoid; ca. 6 flowers visible in the principal spiral, ca. 9 flowers visible in the alternate spiral; tepals glossy, lateral tepals 1.7-2 mm wide, the inner margin convex; pistil weakly emergent, green; stigma brushlike; stamens emerging scattered throughout length of spadix, usually the lateral stamens first, the alternates quickly following; anthers held over pistil; thecae yellow-orange; pollen orange. INFRUCTESCENCE with spadix 11-24 cm long; berries violet-purple at apex, white at base, obovoid, 7-9 mm long.
    Habitat
    Most commonly in tropical wet forest but also in wetter parts of tropical moist forest and in premontane wet and premontane rain forest.
    Distribution
    Honduras to 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. 0 - 1900 m.; Pacífico, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, Valle del Magdalena.
    Habit
    Hierba
    Conservation
    No Evaluada

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colombia, Costa Rica, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panamá

    Anthurium ochranthum K.Koch appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jul 1, 1978 Fendler, A. [429], Panama K000434268 Unknown type material
    s.coll. [s.n.] K000434385 Unknown type material
    Jan 1, 1978 Croat, T.B. [43243], Costa Rica Anthurium pluricostatum K000434055 isotype

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

    Accepted by

    • Idárraga-Piedrahita, A., Ortiz, R.D.C., Callejas Posada, R. & Merello, M. (eds.) (2011). Flora de Antioquia: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares 2: 1-939. Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín.
    • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
    • Hammel, B.E. & al. (2003). Manual de Plantas de Costa Rica 2: 1-694. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
    • 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.
    • Stevens, W.D., Ulloa U., C., Pool, A. & Montiel, O.M. (2001). Flora de Nicaragua Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 85: i-xlii, 1-2666.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
    • Hammel, B.E. & al. (2003). Manual de Plantas de Costa Rica 2: 1-694. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

    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