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  1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Philodendron Schott
      1. Philodendron kautskyi G.S.Bunting

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Brazil (Espírito Santo).

    [CATE]

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

    Conservation
    Data deficient (DD); further collections are needed for more complete evaluation of this species.
    General Description
    Hemi-epiphytic vine. Stem internodes ca. 2 cm long. Prophyll not seen. LEAVES: Petiole 18-28 cm long. Leaf blade 25-30 x 19-24 cm, broadly ovate, mucronate apex, base cordate, chartaceous; anterior division 18.5-22 x 19-24 cm, primary lateral veins 3-4 per side; posterior division 5-7.5 x 9-9.5 cm, acroscopic veins 2-3 per side; basal veins 2-5 per side, none free to base; posterior rib not naked. INFLORESCENCE: 1 per floral sympodium, peduncle 3-4 cm long. Spathe 11-12 cm long, colour not seen. Spadix 11-12.5 cm long; male zone 6 cm long; male sterile zone ca. 0.6 cm long; female zone ca. 3.5 cm long, Flowers: gynoecium 1.8-2 x 1-1.3 mm, ovoid, ovary with 8-9 locules, ovules 4-5 per locule, placentation sub-basal. INFRUCTESCENCE: Berries not seen.
    Distribution
    Brazil: Espírito Santo, Mun. Domingos Martins. Apart from the type, recollected only once, in 1971, by R. Burle Marx in Espírito Santo state.
    Phenology
    No data.
    Habitat
    Tropical Forest.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Brazil Southeast

    Other Data

    Philodendron kautskyi G.S.Bunting appears in other Kew resources:

    Bibliography

    First published in Phytologia 61: 441 (1987)

    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

    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