1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Anthurium Schott
      1. Anthurium sagittaria Linden ex Schott

        This species is accepted, and its native range is NE. 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
    Endémica y nativa en Colombia; Alt. 1000 - 1300 m.; Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta.
    Habit
    Hierba
    Conservation
    No Evaluada
    [CATE]

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

    General Description
    Terrestrial; internodes short; cataphylls persistent and to some extent semi-intact. LEAVES erect; petiole 27-32 cm x 3-4 mm, narrowly sulcate adaxially; geniculum 1.0-1.5 cm x 3-5 mm; blades trilobed to 5.5-9.0 cm from the base, subcoriaceous, 16.0-22.5 x 15-26 cm, lower surface with very few raphides scattered, densely covered by red-brown blotches, base truncate; central lobe oblong-obovate, 12-15 x 6.5-11.0 cm, apex abruptly acuminate, acumen 1.5 cm long; midrib raised above, rounded, sunken toward the apex, prominently raised below, angled; primary lateral veins 7-9 per side, arcuate, sunken above, raised below, angled, departing midrib at 40-45°; tertiary veins not conspicuous; collective veins arising from the first pair of basal veins, loosely connected to the one of lateral lobes, 1-2 mm from the margin, sunken above, raised below, rounded; lateral lobes spreading, 90° from central lobe, 7.5-13.0 x 5-10 cm, apex broadly rounded, inner margin straight to weakly convex, outer margin convex; basal veins 5-8 pairs, the first pair free to the base, (the second also free), the rest joined for 2-4 cm; posterior ribs straight to weakly arcuate, 90° from midrib, naked for 2.5-4.0 cm. INFLORESCENCE erect; peduncle ca. 17 cm x 3-4 mm, shorter than or equal to petiole; spathe green, lanceolate, reflexed-spreading, ca. 5 cm x 8-10 mm, apex long-acuminate, base clasping; spadix sessile, green, cylindric, ca. 4 cm x 8-10 mm; 5-6 flowers per principal spiral, rhombic, about as broad as long, sides straight; lateral tepals with inner margin weakly rounded, outer margin angled; stamens weakly exserted; anthers with thecae oblong-ellipsoid, slightly divaricate; pistils not emergent; stigma slit-like. INFRUCTESCENCE unknown.
    Distribution
    Apparently endemic to high elevations in the Sierra de Santa Marta, Colombia and is known for certain only from the type.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colombia

    Anthurium sagittaria Linden ex Schott appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Prodr. Syst. Aroid.: 537 (1860)

    Accepted by

    • Carlsen, M.M. & Croat, T.B. (2007). Taxonomic revision of Anthurium section Semaeophllium Schott (Araceae) Harvard Papers in Botany 12: 173-234.

    Not 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. [Cited as Anthurium panduriforme.]
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Anthurium panduriforme.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Carlsen, M.M. & Croat, T.B. (2007). Taxonomic revision of Anthurium section Semaeophllium Schott (Araceae) Harvard Papers in Botany 12: 173-234.

    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

    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