1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Anthurium Schott
      1. Anthurium subsagittatum (Kunth) Kunth

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

    [CATE]

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

    Distribution
    Venezuela.
    General Description
    Stems rather small ["caudiculi"], climbing, internodes 2 - 4 cm long, 7 - 8 mm thick. Cataphylls ca. 8 cm long. LEAVES: Petiole 15 - 25 cm long, geniculum 2 cm long, broadly sulcate. Leaf blade subcoriaceous, paler abaxially, subsagittate, 18 - 20 cm long, 7 - 8 cm wide, posterior lobes 3.5 - 4 times shorter than the anterior lobe, semi-alliptic and rounded, separated by a narrow, oblong sinus, turned subextrorsely, passing over into the subtriangular anterior lobe by a gently incurved outline, primary lateral veins of the posterior lobes 4, 3 joined into very short basal ribs which are very shortly denuded in the sinus, curved, turning upwards at a distance from the margin, ending in the margin, interlobe veins 2, ascending, ending in the margin, primary veins of the midrib 6 - 8, ascending and ending in the margin or the uppermost ones joined into a collective vein remote from the margin. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle 25 - 30 cm long. Spathe linear, long-angustate, clasping at the base, patent or reflexed, 6 - 7 cm long, 1 cm wide. Spadix with a 2 cm long stipe, subcylindric, green, longer than the spathe, 7 - 8 cm long, 4 mm thick, up to 10 cm long when in fruit. Berries small, obovoid, yellow-green. Seed ovoid, compressed, straw-coloured.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Venezuela

    Anthurium subsagittatum (Kunth) Kunth appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Enum. Pl. 3: 79 (1841)

    Accepted by

    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • 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
    • 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

    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