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Taxon: Philodendron speciosum Schott

 
Genus: Philodendron
Family: Araceae
Subfamily: Aroideae
Tribe: Philodendreae
Nomen number: 27738
Place of publication: Icon. aroid. t. VI-X. 1857 (S. L. Endlicher, Gen. pl. 237. 1837, nom. nud.)
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 23-Feb-2006 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 25-Apr-2018
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • arrowhead philodendron  (Source: Trop Flow Pl) - English
  • aninga  (Source: Econ Bot) - Portuguese

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Hortus 3); ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Hortus 3)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Minas Gerais, Rio de Janeiro]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin World checklist and bibliography of Araceae (and Acoraceae). (L Araceae)
  2. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  3. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  4. Llamas, K. A. Tropical flowering plants: a guide to identification and cultivation. 2003 (Trop Flow Pl)
  5. Missouri Botanical Garden W³Tropicos (on-line resource). (TROPICOS)
  6. Plowman, T. A. 1969. Folk uses of New World aroids Econ. Bot. 23:113.

Check other web resources for Philodendron speciosum Schott :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Philodendron speciosum cultivars
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=27738. Accessed 18 November 2018.