Anthurium vittariifolium

Engl. 1905

This species belongs to the section Porphyrochitonium. It is native to Brazil, Amazonas.
It is similar to A. wendlingeri, differs in having very flat, not rippled leaves and a raised midrib.

An adult plant at the Huntington Botanical Gardens; photo (1-2) © Mark Ferdschneider
A blooming plant; photo © Peter Heyens

the IAS: A. vittariifolium
Tropicos: Anthurium vittariifolium
CATE Araceae: Anthurium vittariifolium
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