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  1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Philodendron Schott
      1. Philodendron angustisectum Engl.

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

    [CATE]

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

    Distribution
    Colombia.
    General Description
    Stem thick, up to 1.3 m long, internodes moderately long. LEAVES: Petiole terete, sappy, shortly sheathed at base, up to 50 cm long, 1.5 cm thick in the lower part; Blade thinly coriaceous, broadly ovate in outline, with a strongly open sinus in adult plants, 40-60 cm long, 30-40 cm wide, pinnatipartite, 8-16 partitions on each side, the middle one 25 cm long and 2.5-3 cm wide, the lower and upper one much shorter, almost all linear-acute, apex slightly falcate, the middle and upper ones separated by a narrow sinus, lower ones more or less larger, lowermost sinuses more or less gradually much shorter; Primary lateral veins rather robust, the lowermost partition with 4-6 joined together into posterior ribs. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle 3-4 cm long. Spathe green inside brown-purple, oblong-lanceolate, apiculate, slightly constricted halfway, 7-9 cm long, 2.6 cm wide. Spadix somewhat shorter than spathe, female zone cylindric, 4 cm long, 5 mm thick, male zone 4.5 cm long, obtuse. Pistils oblong-cylindric, 5-6-locular, 1.5 mm long, stigma somewhat multi-lobed, locules with few ovules near the base. Male flowers usually tetrandrous.
    [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. 1400 m.; Andes.
    Habit
    Hierba
    Conservation
    No Evaluada

    Images

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bolivia, Colombia

    Other Data

    Philodendron angustisectum Engl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Bibliography

    First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 26: 549 (1899)

    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.

    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 2020. 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 2020. 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

    Kew Science Photographs
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/