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  1. Family: Araceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Rhodospatha Poepp.
      1. Rhodospatha latifolia Poepp.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Trinidad to S. Tropical America.

    [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. 0 - 2350 m.; Amazonia, Andes, Pacífico.
    Habit
    Hierba, trepadora
    Conservation
    No Evaluada
    [CATE]

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

    General Description

    Differs from Rhodospatha oblongata in having sheath elongate, reaching the geniculum, spadix with hermaphroditic flowers throughout its entire length.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Peru, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Rhodospatha latifolia Poepp. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Nov 5, 2004 Haigh, A.L. [26], French Guiana K000099758
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [795], Bahia K000303015
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [795], Bahia K000303014
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [873], Bahia K000303013
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [873], Bahia K000303012
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [873], Bahia K000303011
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [864], Bahia K000303010
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [738], Bahia K000303009
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [839], Bahia K000303008
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [839], Bahia K000303007
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [839], Bahia K000303006
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [839], Bahia K000303005
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [725], Bahia K000303004
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [725], Bahia K000303003
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [725], Bahia K000303002
    Brazil 46601.000
    Brazil 46610.000
    Brazil 46958.000
    Brazil 47697.000
    Nadruz, M. [839], Bahia K000303016
    Nadruz, M. [899], Pernambuco K000303001

    Bibliography

    First published in E.F.Poeppig & S.L.Endlicher, Nov. Gen. Sp. Pl. 3: 91 (1845)

    Accepted by

    • Baksh-Comeau, Y., Maharaj, S.S., Adams, C.D., Harris, S.A., Filer, D.L. & Hawthorne, W.D. (2016). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Trinidad and Tobago with analysis of vegetation types and botanical 'hotspots' Phytotaxa 250: 1-431.
    • 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.
    • Gomes Gonçalves, E. & Nadruz Coelho, M.A. (2009). Araceae Flora dos estados de Goiás e Tocantins 39: 1-109. Universidade Federal de Goiás.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • Almeida, V.R., Temponi, L.G. & Forzza, R.C. (2005). Araceae da Reserva Biológica da Represa do Grama - Descoberto, Minas gerais, Brasil Rodriguésia; Revista do Instituto de Biologia Vegetal, Jardim Botânico e Estaçao Biologica do Itatiaya 56: 127-144.
    • 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.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Baksh-Comeau, Y., Maharaj, S.S., Adams, C.D., Harris, S.A., Filer, D.L. & Hawthorne, W.D. (2016). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Trinidad and Tobago with analysis of vegetation types and botanical 'hotspots' Phytotaxa 250: 1-431.
    • Almeida, V.R., Temponi, L.G. & Forzza, R.C. (2005). Araceae da Reserva Biológica da Represa do Grama - Descoberto, Minas gerais, Brasil Rodriguésia; Revista do Instituto de Biologia Vegetal, Jardim Botânico e Estaçao Biologica do Itatiaya 56: 127-144.

    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

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/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/