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Taxon: Rhipsalis myosurus (Salm-Dyck ex DC.) C. F. Först.

Synonym of Lepismium cruciforme (Vell.) Miq.

Genus: Rhipsalis
Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Rhipsalideae
Nomen number: 31147
Place of publication: Handb. Cakteenk. ed. 1:455. 1846
Link to protologue:
Comment: the basionym is rejected against Cactus cruciformis Vell.
Name Verified on: 10-Sep-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 08-Mar-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System


  1. Anderson, E. F. The cactus family (Cact Fam)
  2. Reitz, R., ed. Flora ilustrada catarinense. (F SCatarin)
  3. Taylor, N. P. 1994. (1101) Proposal to conserve Cactus cruciformis Vell. (Cactaceae) (Taxon) 43:469.

Check other web resources for Rhipsalis myosurus (Salm-Dyck ex DC.) C. F. Först. :

  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=31147. Accessed 20 May 2019.