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This subspecies is accepted, and its native range is Macaronesia.

[CATE]

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

Phenology
Flowering April to May.
General Description
LEAVES all of one type, narrowly hastate, basal lobes moderately divergent, deep green. Petiole dull purple. Peduncle dull purple. Spathe-limb greenish white, sometimes with slight purple staining basally. Spathe-tube interior purple. Staminodes in 2 or 3 whorls, bases verrucate. Plant beginning growth in early autumn.
Distribution
Atlantic Islands (Gran Canaria, Tenerife, Azores, Madeira)
Habitat
Grassy and earthy banks, amongst low scrub, in the shade of large rocks, in clearings in Laurus forest.

Native to:

Azores, Canary Is., Madeira

Arum italicum subsp. canariense (Webb & Berthel.) P.C.Boyce appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Gen. Arum: 77 (1993)

Accepted by

  • Dobignard, A. & Chatelain, C. (2013). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 5: 1-451. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
  • Dobignard, D. & Chatelain, C. (2010). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 1: 1-455. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
  • 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

CATE Araceae

  • Boyce, P.C. 1993. The Genus Arum. 196 pp.

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.
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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 2021. 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