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Anthurium scandens (pearl laceleaf)

Synonyms: Dracontium scandens



Allergen Potential [1]  Low
Lifespan [2]  Perennial
Structure [2]  Vine

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Barbilla National Park II 29582 Costa Rica  
Braulio Carrillo National Park II 117843 Costa Rica  
Chirripó National Park II 126117 Costa Rica  
Guanacaste National Park II 85819 Costa Rica  
Isla del Coco National Park II 382187 Costa Rica    
Juan Castro Blanco National Park II 35793 Costa Rica
Pico Mogote Ecological Reserve II 3698 Cuba  
Reserva Biológica Alberto Manuel Brenes Biological Reserve Ia 19317 Costa Rica  
Reserva de la Biosfera de la Amistad Biosphere Reserve II 493313 Costa Rica  


Euphonia musica (Antillean Euphonia)[3]
Euphonia violacea (Violaceous Euphonia)[4]
Ischnaspis longirostris (black line scale)[5]
Loxigilla portoricensis (Puerto Rican Bullfinch)[3]
Spindalis portoricensis (Puerto Rican Spindalis)[3]
Tachyphonus luctuosus (White-shouldered Tanager)[4]
Tachyphonus rufus (White-lined Tanager)[4]


Mexico to Trop. America;



Attributes / relations provided by
1Derived from Allergy-Free Gardening OPALS™, Thomas Leo Ogren (2000)
2USDA Plants Database, U. S. Department of Agriculture
3Avian fruit preferences across a Puerto Rican forested landscape: pattern consistency and implications for seed removal, Tomás A. Carlo, Jaime A. Collazo and Martha J. Groom, Oecologia (2003) 134:119–131
4The Feeding Ecology of Tanagers and Honeycreepers in Trinidad, Barbara K. Snow and D. W. Snow, The Auk Vol. 88, No. 2 (Apr., 1971), pp. 291-322
5Ben-Dov, Y., Miller, D.R. & Gibson, G.A.P. ScaleNet 4 November 2009
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