Family:
Araceae Juss.

Philodendron gloriosum André

This species is accepted, and its native range is Colombia. It is has environmental uses.

[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
Endémica y nativa en Colombia; Alt. 350 - 700 m.; Andes, Orinoquia.
Morphology General Habit
Hierba
Conservation
No Evaluada

[UPFC]
Distribution
Biogeografic region: Andean, Orinoquia. Elevation range: 350–700 m a.s.l. Endemic to Colombia. Colombian departments: Cundinamarca, Meta.
Habit
Herb.
Conservation
IUCN Red List Assessment (2021): VU B1ab(iii). National Red List of Colombia (2021): VU B1ab(iii).
Ecology
Habitat according IUCN Habitats Classification: forest and woodland, shrubland, wetlands (inland), artificial - terrestrial.

[CATE]

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

General Description
Stem creeping, internodes green, 4-6 cm long, 1.5-2 cm thick. Cataphyll purple, without keels, 10-15 cm long, long lasting, persistent. LEAVES: Petiole green in the lower part, upper part, midrib and primary lateral veins reddish, marked with longitudinal white striations, semiterete, 20-30 cm long, 6-8 mm thick; blade thinly herbaceous, on the upper side the midrib and primary veins are pale and the margin is reddish, otherwise deep green, pale below, cordate-ovate, 15-25 cm long, 12-20 cm wide; posterior lobes sub-semiorbicular, 3-5 cm long, 6-9 cm wide, separated by and acute sinus; anterior lobe narrowing in an arcuate line towards the apex, eventually acuminate, 3 1/2-4 times longer than the posterior lobes, 3-4 basal primary lateral veins on both sides, shortly joined at the base, not denuded, 3-4 costal veins spreading from the midrib at an obtuse angle, curving upwards near the margin, secondary lateral veins oblique between the primary veins, these are much more slender. INFLORESCENCE: Peduncle 6-8 mm thick, green, apex reddish, marked with white striations. Spathe pale green in the lower part, intense pink in the upper part on both sides, tube white-striate, narrowly ovoid, 5.5 cm long, 3 cm in diameter; blade oblong, shortly acuminate, 7 cm long, convolute, 2.5 cm in diameter or expanded up to 4 cm wide. Spadix: Female zone subcylindric, 3-4 cm long, 1-1.2 cm thick; male zone claviform, obtuse, 6-7 vm long, 1 cm thick. Pistil ovoid ca. 2 mm long, narrowed into a short conical style, stigma rather broadly rounded, locule with few ovules. Male flowers 3-4-androus; stamens ca. 2 mm long; Staminodes truncate, 2.5 mm long.
Distribution
Colombia.

[UPFC]
Use Environmental
Environmental uses.

Native to:

Colombia

Introduced into:

Hawaii

Philodendron gloriosum André appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Ill. Hort. 23: 194 (1876)

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.
  • Hernandez, J. (2007). In Hawaiian rainforests: exotic aroid ecologies Aroideana 30: 91-97.

Literature

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • 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

CATE Araceae

  • Krause, K. 1913. Araceae-Philodendroideae-Philodendreae-Philodendrinae. Das Pflanzenreich. 60 (IV.23Db): 1-143

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Hernandez, J. (2007). In Hawaiian rainforests: exotic aroid ecologies Aroideana 30: 91-97.

Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia

  • Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R., & Celis, M. (eds.). (2020). Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia. v1.1. Universidad Nacional de Colombia. Dataset/Checklist. https://doi.org/10.15472/7avdhn
  • Diazgranados et al. (2021). Catalogue of plants of Colombia. Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia project. In prep.
  • Diazgranados, M., Allkin, B., Black N., Cámara-Leret, R., Canteiro C., Carretero J., Eastwood R., Hargreaves S., Hudson A., Milliken W., Nesbitt, M., Ondo, I., Patmore, K., Pironon, S., Turner, R., Ulian, T. (2020). World Checklist of Useful Plant Species. Produced by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Knowledge Network for Biocomplexity.
  • GBIF.org (2021). GBIF species matching tool. https://www.gbif.org/tools/species-lookup
  • GRIN (2021). Germplasm Resources Information Network from the United States Department of Agriculture. https://www.ars-grin.gov/
  • IUCN (2021). The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2021-2. https://www.iucnredlist.org.
  • Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humboldt (2019). Lista de especies vedadas por la resolución 213 de 1977. 8256 especies. http://i2d.humboldt.org.co/ceiba/resource.do?r=le_plantaspriorizadas_2019

  • 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

  • Colombian resources for Plants made Accessible

    ColPlantA 2021. Published on the Internet at http://colplanta.org
    https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. 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 2022. 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

    Copyright applied to individual images

  • Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia

    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0