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Taxon: Anthurium andraeanum Linden ex André

 
Genus: Anthurium
Family: Araceae
Subfamily: Pothoideae
Tribe: Anthurieae
Nomen number: 3602
Place of publication: Ill. Hort. 24:43, t. 221. 1877
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 24-Feb-2006 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 23-Feb-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • flamingo-flower  (Source: Zander Ency) - English
  • flamingo-lily  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • oilcloth-flower  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • große Flamingoblume  (Source: Zander Ency) - German

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Eur Gard F)
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Colombia (s.w.), Ecuador [Carchi, Esmeraldas, Imbabura, Napo]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  2. Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin World checklist and bibliography of Araceae (and Acoraceae). (L Araceae)
  3. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  4. Jørgensen, P. M. & S. León-Yánez, eds. Catalogue of the vascular plants of Ecuador. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 75. 1999 (L Ecuador)
  5. Lampe, K. F. & M. A. McCann AMA handbook of poisonous and injurious plants. 1985 (Lampe & McCann)
  6. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  7. Munro, D. B. Canadian poisonous plants information system (on-line resource). (Can Poison Pl)
  8. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Anthurium andraeanum Linden ex André :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Anthurium andraeanum 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=3602. Accessed 15 November 2018.