Family Araceae
Basionym Monstera luteynii Madison
Original Identification Monstera acuminata C. Koch
Current Taxon Monstera luteynii Madison
Protologue location in folder
Protologue Citation Contributions from the Gray Herbarium of Harvard University 207: 89-90, f. 62, map 16. 1977.
Holotype/Isotype Isotype
DUKE Accession Number 230028
Primary Collector James L. Luteyn
Collector Number 3227
Collection Date 24 Jun 1972
Country Costa Rica
Province/State Alajuela
Plant Location Notes Along the road to and around the edge of Laguna Hule, north-east of Cerro Congo, and about 8 kilometers north-west of the village of Cariblanco, 20 km. north of Vara Blanca. Alt. 740-900 meters.
Plant Description Notes Vine with stems hanging from trees to 7 meters. Spadix olive-green with white dots over surface. Pedicel warty, also stems. Abundant on one tree seen.
Broad geographical location Central America
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