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

        This species is accepted, and its native range is 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. 5 - 1800 m.; Amazonia, Andes, Orinoquia, Pacífico.
    Habit
    Hierba, trepadora, epífita, hemiepífita
    Conservation
    No Evaluada
    [CATE]

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

    Diagnostic

    Differs from Rhodospatha latifolia in having Sheath short, never reaching the geniculum, spadix with only female flowers at the base.

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    Distribution

    Doubtfully present in:

    Brazil Southeast

    Native to:

    Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Colombia, French Guiana, Guyana, Peru, Suriname, Venezuela

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Rhodospatha oblongata Poepp. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2005 Carvalho, A.M. [1558], Bahia K000303056
    Nov 4, 2004 Haigh, A.L. [9], French Guiana K000099736
    Nov 4, 2004 Haigh, A.L. [9], French Guiana K000400261
    Apr 1, 1996 Carvalho, A.M. [3366], Bahia K000303000
    Apr 1, 1996 Sant'Ana, S.C. [310], Bahia K000302999
    Apr 1, 1996 Amorim, A.M.A. [364], Bahia K000303055
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [784], Bahia K000303072
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [784], Bahia K000303071
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [784], Bahia K000303070
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [784], Bahia K000303069
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [784], Bahia K000303068
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [784], Bahia K000303067
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [780], Bahia K000302998
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [780], Bahia K000302997
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [780], Bahia K000302996
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [780], Bahia K000302995
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [780], Bahia K000302994
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [780], Bahia K000302993
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [869], Bahia K000302992
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [869], Bahia K000302991
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [869], Bahia K000302990
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [869], Bahia K000302989
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [797], Bahia K000302987
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [797], Bahia K000302988
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [793], Bahia K000302984
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [793], Bahia K000302985
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [793], Bahia K000302986
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [784], Bahia K000302975
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [784], Bahia K000302976
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [784], Bahia K000302977
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [784], Bahia K000302974
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [784], Bahia K000302973
    Jan 1, 1994 Mayo, S. [784], Bahia K000302972
    Jan 1, 1991 Harley, R.M. [17919], Bahia K000303065
    Jan 1, 1991 Harley, R.M. [17847], Bahia K000303064
    Jan 1, 1991 Harley, R.M. [18132], Bahia K000303060
    Jan 1, 1991 Harley, R.M. [18234], Bahia K000303059
    Jan 1, 1991 Harley, R.M. [18132], Bahia K000303061
    Jan 1, 1991 Harley, R.M. [18193], Bahia K000303062
    Jan 1, 1991 Harley, R.M. [18193], Bahia K000303063
    Jan 1, 1991 Mori, S.A. [11753], Bahia K000303066
    Jan 1, 1991 Carvalho, A.M. [1169], Bahia K000303057
    Jan 1, 1991 Carvalho, A.M. [1169], Bahia K000303058
    Mayo, S. [840], Bahia K000302983
    Mayo, S. [840], Bahia K000302982
    Mayo, S. [840], Bahia K000302981
    Mayo, S. [840], Bahia K000302980
    Lewis, G.P. [2022], Bahia K000302978
    Lewis, G.P. [2022], Bahia K000302979

    Bibliography

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

    Accepted by

    • 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.

    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
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