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

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Colombia.

    [CATE]

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

    Distribution
    Colombia.
    General Description
    Stem sympodial, decumbent, internodes up to 10 cm long. LEAVES; Petiole 3 – 4 cm long, terete, one fifth to one quarter as long as the blade, geniculum short. Leaf blade punctuate abaxially, lanceolate-oblong, rounded at the base, 12 – 14 cm long, 4 – 5 cm wide, with an acumen ca. 1 cm long, innermost collective vein 5 mm distant from the margin. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle 4 – 5 times longer than the petiole, ca. 15 cm long. Spathe 5 – 6 cm long, lanceolate-linear, 5 mm wide. Spadix myosuroid, with a 1 cm long stipe, 10 – 12.5 cm long, 4 mm thick when in flower.
    Habitat
    In very dense forest.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colombia

    Anthurium purdieanum Schott appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], Colombia K000434343 Unknown type material
    Purdie [s.n.], Colombia K000434345 Unknown type material
    Purdie [s.n.], Colombia K000434344 Unknown type material

    First published in Oesterr. Bot. Wochenbl. 7: 53 (1857)

    Accepted by

    • 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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    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