1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Anthurium Schott
      1. Anthurium pentaphyllum (Aubl.) G.Don

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to S. Tropical America, Trinidad-Tobago.

    [CATE]

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

    Distribution

    Anthurium pentaphyllum is a widely dispersed species in South America, ranging from Santa Catarina State (Southern Brazil) to Northern South minor Antilles, usually as an epiphyte. However, it is occasionally seen growing directly on limestone rocks in Minas Gerais State.

    General Description

    Epiphytic or epilithic herb, up to 80 cm tall. Stem erect, internodes 0.6-0.8 x 1.5-4 cm, cataphylls persisting as a frame of fibers, but remaining intact. Petiole 32-41 x 0.5-0.7 cm, essentially U-shaped, deeply sulcate adaxially. Leaves 30-42 x 29-44 cm, rounded in outline, palmatic-compound subcoriaceous, folioles 5-13, oblanceolate to obovate, 11-16 x 5.2-7.5 cm, acute to obtuse at base, acuminate at apex, sometimes undulate at margins, tertiary nerves 9-11 per side, arising at an angle of 50-70°. Inflorescence erect to spreading, peduncle 6-9.3 x 0.6-1.2 cm, spathe lanceolate 8-11 x 2-3.4 cm, green tinged with purplish, spadix grayish green, 9-14.5 x 2-4.4 cm, tapering. Flowers 2-4 x 2-4 mm square. Berries purple, 0.8-1 x 0.4-0.5 cm.

    [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. 20 - 1280 m.; Amazonia, Andes, Guayana y Serranía de La Macarena, Llanura del Caribe, Orinoquia, Pacífico.
    Habit
    Hierba, trepadora, epífita, hemiepífita
    Conservation
    No Evaluada

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela

    Anthurium pentaphyllum (Aubl.) G.Don appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Nov 5, 2004 Haigh, A.L. [33], French Guiana K000099764
    Nov 1, 2004 Riedel [s.n.], Bahia K000303473 Unknown type material
    Nov 1, 2004 Maximilian, F. Prince of Wied-Neuwi [s.n.], Bahia K000303477 Unknown type material
    May 1, 1987 Noblick, L.R. [3099], Bahia K000302751
    Feb 1, 1984 Santos, T.S. [3418], Bahia K000302669
    Jun 1, 1981 Harley, R.M. [18517], Bahia K000302687
    Jun 1, 1981 Harley, R.M. [17933], Bahia K000302686
    Jun 1, 1981 Harley, R.M. [17933], Bahia K000302685
    Jun 1, 1981 Harley, R.M. [18264], Bahia K000302674
    Jun 1, 1981 Harley, R.M. [18264], Bahia K000302673
    Jun 1, 1981 Harley, R.M. [18299], Bahia K000302672
    Jun 1, 1981 Harley, R.M. [18299], Bahia K000302671
    Jun 1, 1981 Harley, R.M. [18299], Bahia K000302670
    Jun 1, 1981 Harley, R.M. [18382], Bahia K000302668
    Jun 1, 1981 Harley, R.M. [18382], Bahia K000302667
    Jun 1, 1981 Harley, R.M. [18265], Bahia K000302692
    Jun 1, 1981 Harley, R.M. [18334], Bahia K000302693
    Jun 1, 1981 Harley, R.M. [18265], Bahia K000302691
    Jun 1, 1981 Harley, R.M. [18265], Bahia K000302690
    Jun 1, 1981 Harley, R.M. [18265], Bahia K000302689
    Jun 1, 1981 Harley, R.M. [18517], Bahia K000302688
    Jun 1, 1981 Storr, R. [173], Bahia K000302683
    Jun 1, 1981 Storr, R. [74], Bahia K000302694
    Jun 1, 1981 Storr, R. [74], Bahia K000302695
    Jun 1, 1981 Storr, R. [173], Bahia K000302684
    Jun 1, 1981 Mori, S.A. [10416], Bahia K000302676
    Jun 1, 1981 Santos, T.S. [496], Bahia K000302677
    Jun 1, 1981 Santos, T.S. [496], Bahia K000302678
    Apr 1, 1981 Harley, R.M. [18382], Bahia K000302675
    Jan 1, 1980 Mori, S.A. [11505], Bahia K000302679
    Jan 1, 1980 Mori, S.A. [11487], Bahia K000302681
    Jan 1, 1980 Mori, S.A. [11505], Bahia K000302680
    Sep 1, 1978 Harley, R.M. [18265], Bahia K000302753
    Brazil 46604.000
    Harley, R.M. [18264], Bahia K000302682
    Harley, R. [18264], Brazil 51135.000
    Mayo, S. [774], Bahia K000302770
    Mayo, S. [788], Bahia K000302767
    Mayo, S. [788], Bahia K000302768
    Mayo, S. [762], Bahia K000302763
    Mayo, S. [762], Bahia K000302764
    Mayo, S. [731], Bahia K000302765
    Mayo, S. [730], Bahia K000302761
    Mayo, S. [730], Bahia K000302762
    Mayo, S. [730], Bahia K000302755
    Mayo, S. [730], Bahia K000302756
    Mayo, S. [802], Bahia K000302757
    Mayo, S. [802], Bahia K000302758
    Mayo, S. [788], Bahia K000302769
    Mayo, S. [788], Bahia K000302760
    Mayo, S. [788], Bahia K000302759
    Mayo, S. [774], Bahia K000302773
    Mayo, S. [774], Bahia K000302774
    Mayo, S. [774], Bahia K000302772
    Mayo, S. [774], Bahia K000302771
    Mayo, S. [815], Bahia K000302754
    Mayo [32], Mexico 51404.000
    Santos, T.S. [882], Bahia K000302775
    Queiroz, L.P. [2968], Bahia K000302752
    Nadruz, M. [858], Bahia K000302776
    Nadruz, M. [854], Bahia K000302777
    Nadruz, M. [847], Bahia K000302766

    First published in R.Sweet, Hort. Brit., ed. 3: 633 (1839)

    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.
    • Bernal, R., Gradstein, R.S. & Celis, M. (eds.) (2016). Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia 1-2: 1-3068. Libro impreso.
    • Nadruz Coelho, M.A. (2010). A família Araceae na reserva natural Vale, Linhares, Espírito Santo, Brasil Boletim do Museu de Biologia Mello Leitão, n.s., 28: 41-87.
    • Arruda Pontes, T., Moreira de Andrade, I. & Alves, M. (2010). Flora da Usina São José, Igarassu, Pernambuco: Araceae Rodriguésia; Revista do Instituto de Biologia Vegetal, Jardim Botânico e Estaçao Biologica do Itatiaya 61: 689-794.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
    • Almeida, V.R., Temponi, L.G. & Forzza, R.C. (2005). Araceae da Reserva Biológica da Represa do Grama - Descoberto, Minas gerais, Brasil Rodriguésia; Revista do Instituto de Biologia Vegetal, Jardim Botânico e Estaçao Biologica do Itatiaya 56: 127-144.
    • 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.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    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.
    • Bernal, R., Gradstein, R.S. & Celis, M. (eds.) (2016). Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia 1-2: 1-3068. Libro impreso.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.

    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

    Kew Science Photographs
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