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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.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System


  1. Anderson, E. F. 2001. The cactus family
  2. Reitz, R., ed. 1965-. Flora ilustrada catarinense.
  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 25 August 2019.