A very elegant Anthurium marmoratum Sodiro is a member of the section Cardiolonchium. Petiole robust, thick at the base, sheathed, unisulcate adaxially. Leaves blades parchment-like, marbled above with spots of another color, green-glaucous below, elliptic-lanceolate, deeply cordate at the base, more than three times longer than wide. Posterior lobes retrorse, mildly convergent.
The genus name Anthurium is derived from Greek ánthos "flower" + ourá "tail" + New Latin -ium -ium . A very literal translation of this would be 'flowering tail'.
Name: Anthurium marmoratum Sodiro
Type: herbaceous evergreen
Native Range: W. Colombia to Ecuador
Habitat: Tropical forests on the banks of the Rio Toachi and Pilatón.
Height: up 150cm
Sun: Part shade
Tolerate: Semi Shade
Taxon identifiers: PlantList-ID : kew-11325; IPNI plant ID : 15456-2; Tropicos ID : 2101090; Global Biodiversity Information Facility ID : 2872424; Encyclopedia of Life ID : 1140420; WCSPF ID : 11325; Plants of the World online ID : urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:15456-2; IRMNG ID : 11341905; World Flora Online ID : wfo-0000228596
Synonyms: no synonyms recorded