Philodendron simsii

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Philodendron simsii


Taxonavigation: Alismatales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Ordo: Alismatales

Familia: Araceae
Subfamilia: Aroideae
Tribus: Philodendreae
Genus: Philodendron
Species: Philodendron simsii


Philodendron simsii (Hook.) Sweet ex Kunth, 1841


  • Basionym
    • Caladium simsii Hook., Bot. Mag. 61: t. 3345 (1834).
  • Homotypic
    • Arosma acutifolia Raf., Fl. Tellur. 3: 66 (1837), nom. illeg.
  • Heterotypic
    • Caladium grandifolium Sims, Bot. Mag. 53: t. 2643 (1826), nom. illeg.
    • Philodendron linguiforme K.Koch ex Schott, Prodr. Syst. Aroid.: 269 (1860).
    • Philodendron fontanesii Kunth ex Engl. in Candolle & Candolle, Monogr. Phan. 2: 385 (1879).



Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Southern America
    • Regional:Northern South America
      • Brazil North; French Guiana; Guyana

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



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