1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Anthurium Schott
      1. Anthurium cataniapoense Croat

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Colombia to Venezuela and Brazil (Pará).

    [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. 200 - 1400 m.; Amazonia, Andes.
    Habit
    Hierba, trepadora, epífita
    Conservation
    No Evaluada
    [CATE]

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

    Distribution
    Endemic to the northern Amazon basin in Venezuela, in the basin of the Rio Negro and the Rio Orinoco in Amazonas and Bolivar. It has also been recordedover the border in Colombia. A specimen from northern Pará in Brazil, in the Tumucumaque Mountains, also appears to belong here.
    General Description
    Epiphytic; stem 1.5-2.5 cm diam.; roots dense, spreading-ascending, ca. 3-12 cm long, ca. 3-4 mm diam.; cataphylls hook-shaped, to 6 cm long, acute and shortly apiculate at apex, drying dark brown to reddish brown, persisting as linear fibers. LEAVES erect-spreading; petioles 6-13 cm long, 11 -14 mm diam., D-shaped, flattened when young, broadly sulcate and with a prominent medial rib adaxially, 1-3-ribbed or rounded abaxially; geniculum paler and thicker than petiole, 1-1.5 cm long; sheath to 5 cm long; blades subcoriaceous, broadly elliptic-oblanceolate, acute to obtuse at apex (the acumen inrolled), narrowly acute to rounded at base, 60-117 cm long, 20-50 cm wide, broadest above the middle, the margins broadly undulate; both surfaces semiglossy, green (B & K yellow-green 6/5); midrib acutely raised, becoming higher than broad toward the apex above, concolorous with the surface, acutely raised and paler than surface below; primary lateral veins 11- 16 per side, departing midrib at 40-60° angle, arcuate- ascending to the margin, weakly rounded-raised and concolorous with the surface above, obscurely raised and paler than surface below; tertiary veins flat and darker than surface below; collective vein arising from near the apex or absent, less prominent than primary lateral veins, 5-13 mm from margin. INFLORESCENCES pendent; peduncle 32-53 cm long, 3-4 mm diam., (3)5-6(8) x as long as petiole; spathe spreading, subcoriaceous, green, sometimes tinged brownish or purplish adaxially, lanceolate-oblong, 9-26 cm long, 1-2.5 cm wide, acuminate at apex, acute at base; spadix maroon to dark purplish violet (B & K red-purple 2/2.5), sessile, tapered-cylindroid, slightly curved, 11.5-24.5 cm long, 3-5 mm (6.5) diam. at anthesis midway, 3 mm diam. near apex; flowers rhombic, 1.5-2.3 mm long, 1-1.6 mm wide; the sides sigmoid; 8-1 2 flowers visible in principal spiral, 6-13 in alternate spiral; tepals matte, smooth; lateral tepals 0.5-1 mm wide, the outer margins 2-sided, the inner margins straight to rounded; stigma linear-elliptic, 0.4-0.5 mm long; anthers 0.6-0.8 mm long, 0.6-0.8 mm wide; thecae oblong- obovoid, slightly divaricate. INFRUCTESCENCE. Fruits purple (observed by Anibal Castillo, Puerto Ayacucho).

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Brazil North, Colombia, Venezuela

    Anthurium cataniapoense Croat appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Aroideana 9: 18 (1986)

    Accepted by

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

    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 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