1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Anthurium Schott
      1. Anthurium parvum N.E.Br.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Brazil (Rio de Janeiro, Minas Gerais).

    [CATE]

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

    Distribution
    Brazil. Province of Rio de Janeiro, in the Serra dos Órgãos near Teresopolis.
    General Description
    Stem abbreviated. Cataphylls lanceolate, up to 10 cm long in adult specimen, eventually becoming fibrose. LEAVES: Petiole twice as long as blade, in adult plant 50 cm long, 3 mm thick, geniculum 2 cm long. Leaf blade ovate-oblong in juvenile plant, in adult cordate-ovate or cordate-oblong-ovate, long-acuminate, 1.5 to 2 times as long as wide, 22 - 25 cm long, 10 - 12 cm wide, basal primary lateral veins 3, the lowermost nearly horizontal and soon running into lower margin, the second curving and running into the margin in the lowermost fifth or quarter of the blade, the third and innermost ascending and joining the ca. 8 midrib primary lateral veins on each side. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle slender, nearly 50 cm long. Spathe even in adult plants small, linear lanceolate, acute, 5 cm long, 5 mm wide. Spadix with a 5 mm long stipe, up to 8.5 cm long, 5 mm thick, often shorter. Berries 3 mm thick.
    Habitat
    On rocks in forest.
    [CATE]

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

    General Description
    Stems small, internodes ca. 1 cm long. Cataphylls lacerated, covering the internodes, 2-3 cm long. LEAVES: Petiole 6-10 cm long, slender, weakly canaliculated. Blade lanceolate, weakly cordate ["costata"] at the base, gradually narrowed from the lowermost sixth upwards, long and very acutely acuminate, 6-9 cm long, 2-3.5 cm wide basally, primary lateral veins few, joined into a collective vein distant from the margin, lowermost lateral veins running out into a marginal vein. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncles 15 cm long. Spathe 1.5 cm long, 3-4 mm wide, linear-lanceolate, acuminate. Spadix with a stipe barely 1 mm long, 1.5 cm long, 2.5 mm thick, cylindric, dark purple.
    Distribution
    South Brazilian Province. Rio de Janeiro, ["Minas Gerais"], near Nova Friburgo.
    Phenology
    May (in flower).
    [CATE]

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

    General Description
    Stem climbing, internodes 1.5 - 2 cm long, 5 mm thick. Cataphylls lanceolate, 2.4 - 4 cm long. LEAVES: Petiole 16 - 18 cm long, slender, barely 2 mm thick. Blade herbaceous, ovate-cordate, barely 1.5 times as long as wide, acumen ca. 1.5 cm long, 10 - 12 cm long, 7 cm wide basally, weakly cordate at base, basal primary lateral veins 3, arising from the base, the lowermost soon running into the margin, the second ascending and reaching up above the middle of the blade, the innermost 1 - 1.5 cm distant from the margin, joining with the 5 - 6 primary lateral veins of the midrib which are 4 - 7 mm apart. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle 7 - 10 cm long, slender. Spathe 1 cm long, ca. 3 mm wide, with a 1 mm long apiculum. Spadix with a stipe 2 mm long, the spadix itself 1 cm long, 2 mm thick.
    Habitat
    In tall forest.
    Phenology
    December (in flower).
    Distribution
    Rio de Janeiro, on the Serra dos Órgãos [South Brazilian Province].
    [CATE]

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

    General Description
    Stem short. LEAVES: Petiole slender, ca. 15 - 25 cm long, blade subcoriaceous, thin, ovate-oblong, narrowing from the lower third upwards, acuminate, 11 - 15 cm long, 4 - 6 cm wide, the lowermost primary lateral veins ascending near the margin, the rest patent, joined into a slender collective vein 5 - 7 mm distant from the margin. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle slender, 30 - 35 cm long. Spathe linear, acuminate, 2.5 cm long, 5 mm wide. Spadix slender, cylindric, with a 4 - 5 mm long stipe, 3.5 cm long, 4 mm thick, dark purple. Tepals a little longer than wide.
    Phenology
    February (flowering).
    Habitat
    In forest on rocks.
    Distribution
    Brazil. Rio de Janeiro, Serra dos Órgãos, near Teresópolis.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Brazil Southeast

    Anthurium parvum N.E.Br. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Burbidge, F.W. [s.n.] K000434382 Unknown type material
    Burbidge, F.W. [s.n.] K000434383 Unknown type material
    Burbidge, F.W. [s.n.] K000434384 Unknown type material

    First published in Gard. Chron., n.s., 14: 588 (1880)

    Accepted by

    • Cardozo, A.P. & al. (2014). A morphometric and taxonomic study of Anthurium augustinum complex (Araceae), endemic to the Brazilian Atlantic forest Feddes Repertorium 125: 43-58.
    • Nadruz Coelho, M.A., Waechter, J.L. & Mayo, S.J. (2009). Revisão taxonômica das espécies de Anthurium (Araceae) seção Urospadix subseção Flavescentiviridia Rodriguésia; Revista do Instituto de Biologia Vegetal, Jardim Botânico e Estaçao Biologica do Itatiaya 60: 799-864.
    • Nadruz Coelho, M.A. & Mayo, S.J. (2007). Typifications of names of Brazilian taxa of Anthurium sect. Urospadix (Araceae) Taxon 56: 211-225.
    • 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
    • Nadruz Coelho, M.A., Waechter, J.L. & Mayo, S.J. (2009). Revisão taxonômica das espécies de Anthurium (Araceae) seção Urospadix subseção Flavescentiviridia Rodriguésia; Revista do Instituto de Biologia Vegetal, Jardim Botânico e Estaçao Biologica do Itatiaya 60: 799-864.

    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
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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