1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Anthurium Schott
      1. Anthurium sanguineum Engl.

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

    [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. 550 - 3000 m.; Andes.
    Habit
    Hierba, trepadora, epífita, hemiepífita
    Conservation
    No Evaluada
    [CATE]

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

    Phenology
    April (flowering).
    Habitat
    Between bushes, sometimes epiphytic.
    Distribution
    Colombia. Cauca, Popayán.
    General Description
    Stem up to 80 cm long, erect, as thick as a finger. Cataphylls elongate. LEAVES: Petiole 40 - 50 cm long. Blade more than 40 cm long, 20 cm wide, thick coriaceous, blue-green, oblong-sagittate, posterior lobes semi-oblong, ca. 8 cm long, 7 cm wide, somewhat introrse, separated by a deeply rounded sinus, anterior lobe shortly acuminate, basal primary lateral veins 7 on each side, the lower 5 joined into a basal rib long-denuded in the sinus, curved and ascending near the margin and running out into it, the remaining two basal veins turning upwards, the lower running into the margin, primary lateral veins of the midrib 7 - 8 [on each side] , arising at 60 deg. to the midrib, parallel to each other, joining with the uppermost basal vein into a collective vein 2 - 3 mm distant from the margin. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle 15 cm long. Spathe 6 cm long, 2 cm wide, broadly lanceolate, shortly apiculate, blood-coloured, reflexed. Spadix 7 cm long, 6 mm thick, on a 1 cm long stipe. Tepals almost 2 mm long an wide, densely striolate. Stamens almost 1 mm wide, 2 mm long, sub-spathulate, brown-striolate below the anthers. Anther thecae divergent-ovate. Ovary oblong with a 2 mm long discoid style; ovule affixed slightly below the apex of the locule.
    [CATE]

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

    Distribution
    Colombia, Poblezon, above Popayán.
    Habitat
    On the ground and epiphytic in dense forests, usually on stream banks.
    Phenology
    March, April (flowering).
    General Description
    Stem scandent up to 50 cm tall, 3 - 4 cm thick, internodes ca. 7 - 8 cm long. Cataphylls 15 - 20 cm long, long-lanceolate, eventually decomposing, fibrous. LEAVES: Petiole ca. 50 cm long, geniculum 15 cm long. Blade ca. 40 cm long, 20 cm wide, coriaceous, dark green, rather glossy above, oblong sagittate; posterior lobes ca. 11 - 12 cm long, 7 - 8 cm wide, separated by a broad, parabolic sinus, introrse distally; anterior lobe oblong-triangular, acute, primary lateral veins 9 - 10 on each side, arcuately patent, ca. 2 - 4 cm distant from one another, forming a collective vein 2 - 5 mm distant from margin which includes the most basal vein, primary lateral veins of the posterior lobes 5 - 6 [on each side], joined into basal ribs long-denuded for 4 -5 cm in the sinus. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle 15 - 20 cm long. Spathe more than 10 cm long, ca. 2 - 2.5 cm wide, lanceolate, long-acuminate. Spadix with a 1.5 cm long stipe, 11 cm long, 6 mm thick, slender-cylindric. Tepals on the juvenile spadix barely 2 mm long, 1.5 mm wide. Stamens broadly linear. Ovary oblong-conoid, tapering into the thick style, style 2mm long.

    Images

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Colombia, Ecuador

    Anthurium sanguineum Engl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2016 Lehmann, F.C. [5987], Colombia K000434326 isotype
    Jan 1, 2016 Lehmann, F.C. [5987], Colombia K000434327 isotype
    Jan 1, 2016 Lehmann, F.C. [5987], Colombia K000434328 isotype

    First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 6: 279 (1885)

    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.
    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