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Taxon: Caladium humboldtii (Raf.) Schott

 
Genus: Caladium
Family: Araceae
Subfamily: Aroideae
Tribe: Caladieae
Nomen number: 8337
Place of publication: Oesterr. Bot. Wochenbl. 4:417. 1854
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 21-Feb-2006 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental;

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Venezuela [Amazonas]
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Amazonas]


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Cao, Z. et al. 2014. Interspecific genome size and chromosome number variation shed new light on species classification and evolution in Caladium. J. Amer. Soc. Hort. Sci. 139:449-459.
  3. Croat, T. B. & N. Lambert. 1986. The Araceae of Venezuela. Aroideana 9:193. Note: lists as C. humboldtii Schott
  4. Deng, Z. et al. 2007. Assessment of genetic diversity and relationships among Caladium cultivars and species using molecular markers. J. Amer. Soc. Hort. Sci. 132:219-229. Note: supports its recognition at the species level
  5. Erhardt, W. et al. 2002. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage Note: lists as C. humboldtii Schott
  6. Forzza, R. C. et al., coord. Lista de espécies da flora do Brasil (on-line resource).
  7. Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin. 2002. World checklist and bibliography of Araceae (and Acoraceae).
  8. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third. Note: lists as C. humboldtii Schott
  9. Loh, J. P. et al. 2000. Intergeneric and interspecific relationships in Araceae tribe Caladieae and development of molecular markers using Amplified Fragment Length Polymorphism (AFLP). Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 85:371-378. Note: as C. humboldtii Schott
  10. Madison, M. T. 1981. Notes on Caladium (Araceae) and its allies. Selbyana 5:369-370. Note: as C. humboldtii Schott
  11. Steyermark, J. A. et al., eds. 1995-. Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. Note: lists as C. humboldtii Schott

Check other web resources for Caladium humboldtii (Raf.) Schott :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Caladium humboldtii 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=8337. Accessed 21 July 2019.