Calathea crotalifera

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Calathea crotalifera
Calathea crotalifera


Taxonavigation: Zingiberales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Cladus: Commelinids
Ordo: Zingiberales

Familia: Marantaceae
Genus: Calathea
Species: Calathea crotalifera


Calathea crotalifera S.Watson, 1889


  • Heterotypic
    • Calathea insignis Petersen ex Eggers in Bot. Centralbl. 53: 307 (1893), nom. illeg.
    • Calathea insignis Petersen in C.F.P.von Martius & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Bras. 3(3): 124 (1890)
    • Calathea quadratispica Woodson in Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 26: 278 (1939)
    • Calathea sclerobractea K.Schum. in H.G.A.Engler (ed.), Pflanzenr., IV, 48: 73 (1902)
    • Phyllodes insignis (Petersen) Kuntze in Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 696 (1891)


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Southern America
    • Regional: Central America'
      • Belize, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Panamá
    • Regional: Western South America'
      • Bolivia, Ecuador, Peru
    • Regional: Brazil'
      • Brazil North
    • Regional: Northern South America'
      • Colombia, Venezuela
  • Continental: Northern America
    • Regional: Central America'
      • Mexico Gulf, Mexico Central, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest
    • Introduced into:
      • Hawaii, Puerto Rico

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition


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Vernacular names[edit]

English: rattlesnake plant
中文: 豹斑肖竹芋, 响尾蛇肖竹芋
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