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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Tropical America.
Philodendron pedatum

[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. 350 - 600 m.; Andes.
Morphology General Habit
Hierba, trepadora
Conservation
No Evaluada

[CATE]

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

Distribution
Philodendron pedatum is wide ranging from southern Colombia, western Eucador, northern Bolivia, far western to eastern Brazil, Surinam, French Guiana, Guyana and southern Venezuela. There is a possibility that the species also occurs in Central America based on a single report by plant collector John Hall who claims to have collected this species near Rincón on the Osa Peninsula.
General Description
Hemiephiphytic appressed climber; internodes 1.6–15 cm long, 0.6–3 cm dia., flattened on one side, dark green to light brown or gray, matte to semiglossy, smooth or sometimes asperous, may be weakly transverse fissured. LEAVES: juvenile blades often with 2-3 less defined segments, rounded at base, caudate at apex; Adult blades with petioles 17-69 cm long, averaging 43 cm, terete or subterete, obtusely 1-ribbed or flattened at apex, linear-striate, roughened, medium to dark green, tinged reddish, weakly glossy; cataphylls 17–33 cm long, medium green to dark green, tinged reddish to violet-purple, unribbed or sometimes 2-ribbed from middle to apex), lanceolate, densely pale-speckled, sharply D-shaped erect margin, deciduous; blades pedatisect, 0.5—1.3 times longer than broad, deeply or shallowly lobed, subcoriaceous, semiglossy, moderately bicolorous, medium to dark green above, highly variable in size, 16–70 cm long, 14–50 cm wide; anterior lobe with 1—5 pairs of lobes, often offset, arising at 40–55° from midrib, 8—18 cm long, 1—10 cm wide, the lobes often further lobed, these to18 cm long, 1–10 cm wide, margin of sinuses extending to within 0.3–3 cm of midrib; posterior (or lateral) lobes with usually up to 5 lobes, 8–22 cm long, 3–15 cm wide, arising at about rising at about 10–20° from midrib, occasionally up to 40°, on rare occasions pointed downward, 0.8–1.7 longer than wide; midrib narrowly and obtusely sunken and slightly paler above, narrowly round-raised, concolorous and darker below; primary lateral veins 9–17 in anterior lobe, 3–5 in posterior or lateral lobes, weakly quilted, narrowly sunken and concolorous above, narrowly raised concolorous, darker below,; minor veins fine, close, moderately obscure; INFLORESCENCES 4–5 per axil.; peduncle 4–17 cm long; spathe reddish to medium-green, pale purple speckled-lineate outside, white or dark maroon within; blade up to 7 cm long; pistillate portion to 3.5 cm, 8–20 cm long, 1–4 cm diam.; prophylls pink; spadix 8–13 cm long; pistillate portion creamy white.
Habitat
It is found in Ecuador in Premontane wet fores life zone. In other countries it is found in Tropical moist forest, Tropical wet forest, Premontane wet forest, and Premontane moist forest life zones.

Native to:

Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela

Philodendron pedatum (Hook.) Kunth appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Nov 3, 2004 Haigh, A.L. [3], French Guiana K000099730
Apr 1, 1996 Amorim, A.M.A. [371], Bahia K000303343
Mar 1, 1994 Thomas, W.W. [10154], Bahia K000303342
Jun 1, 1982 Vinha, S.C. [89], Bahia K000303348
Jun 1, 1981 Harley, R.M. [17922], Bahia K000303344
Jun 1, 1981 Harley, R.M. [18150], Bahia K000303349
Jun 1, 1981 Harley, R.M. [17922], Bahia K000303345
Jul 1, 1979 Mori, S.A. [10520], Bahia K000303347
Jan 1, 1977 Erskine, C.M. [76], Bahia K000303350
Jan 1, 1977 Erskine, C.M. [76], Bahia K000303351
29047.301
Philcox, D. [4958], Brazil 49798.000
Evemy [95], Guyana 49814.000
Erskine, C. [76], Brazil 49967.000
Philcox, D. [4958], Brazil 7493.000
Jenman [5763], Guyana K000434536 Unknown type material
Brazil K000434659 Unknown type material
Mayo, S. [779], Bahia K000303355
Mayo, S. [779], Bahia K000303354
Mayo, S. [761], Bahia K000303339
Mayo, S. [761], Bahia K000303337
Mayo, S. [872], Bahia K000303336
Nadruz, M. [864], Pernambuco K000303333
Nadruz, M. [882], Pernambuco K000303332
Mayo, S. [767], Bahia K000303367
Mayo, S. [735], Bahia K000303364
Mayo, S. [729], Bahia K000303361
Santos, T.S. [740], Bahia K000303359
Santos, T.S. [740], Bahia K000303358
Mayo, S. [767], Bahia K000303371
Mayo, S. [872], Bahia K000303335
Mayo, S. [735], Bahia K000303365
Mayo, S. [761], Bahia K000303340
Mayo, S. [816], Bahia K000303356
Erskine, C.M. [76], Bahia K000303360
Mayo, S. [825], Bahia K000303363
Parker [s.n.], Guyana K000434535 Unknown type material
Santos, T.S. [740], Bahia K000303357
Mayo, S. [767], Bahia K000303368
Nadruz, M. [846], Bahia K000303346
Mayo, S. [729], Bahia K000303362
Mayo, S. [761], Bahia K000303338
Mayo, S. [767], Bahia K000303372
Mayo, S. [767], Bahia K000303366
Mayo, S. [761], Bahia K000303341
Mayo, S. [721], Bahia K000303353
Mayo, S. [767], Bahia K000303370
Mayo, S. [767], Bahia K000303369
Lewis, G.P. [s.n.], Bahia K000303352
Nadruz, M. [902], Pernambuco K000303334

First published in Enum. Pl. 3: 49 (1841)

Accepted by

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

Literature

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • ColPlantA (2021). "ColPlantA. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; http://www.colplanta.org/"

CATE Araceae

  • Croat, T.B. & Wolfersberger, D. 2007.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Bernal, R., Gradstein, R.S. & Celis, M. (eds.) (2016). Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia 1-2: 1-3068. Libro impreso.

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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Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
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Colombian resources for Plants made Accessible
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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 2021. 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 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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Kew Science Photographs
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