A Reexamination of Anthurium dressleri Croat (Araceae) and a Description of a New Species of Anthurium Schott from Panama

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2010
Authors:Croat, T. B., Vannini J. P.
Journal:Aroideana; Journal of the International Aroid Society
Start Page:161
Keywords:Anthurium dressleri, Anthurium kunayalense, Araceae, key differences, new species, Panama.

A new species, Anthurium kunayalense Croat & Vannini, is described and is compared with A. dressleri Croat. The latter species has long been confused with material not found at the type locality. The differences with A. dressleri Croat are itemized below and an updated description of A. dressleri Croat is provided to allow the reader to distinguish these two closely-related species better.

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