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Taxon: Rhipsalis baccifera (J. S. Muell.) Stearn

 
Genus: Rhipsalis
Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Rhipsalideae
Nomen number: 407116
Place of publication: Cact. J. (Croydon) 7:107. 1939
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 09-Dec-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II:
  • Environmental: ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Rwanda
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Cote D'Ivoire, Ghana, Nigeria, Sierra Leone
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Angola, Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: Eswatini, South Africa [Cape Province (e.), KwaZulu-Natal]
    • WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN: Comoros, Madagascar, Mauritius, Reunion, Seychelles

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Sri Lanka

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Florida (http://www.plantatlas.usf.edu/main.asp?plantID=901)]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [San Luis Potosí, Tamaulipas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chiapas, Hidalgo, Oaxaca, Puebla, Querétaro, Tabasco, Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Antigua and Barbuda, [Antigua] Cuba, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago, United States [Puerto Rico]
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, [El Oro, Morona Santiago, Napo, Sucumbíos, Zamora Chinchipe] Peru [Amazonas, Cajamarca, Cusco, Huánuco, Moquegua]
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, [Chaco, Corrientes, Formosa, Jujuy, Misiones, Salta] Paraguay


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Anderson, E. F. 2001. The cactus family
  2. Arnold, T. H. & B. C. De Wet, eds. 1993. Plants of southern Africa: names and distribution. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa no. 62
  3. Benson, L. 1982. The cacti of the United States and Canada
  4. Bosser, J. M. et al., eds. 1976-. Flores des Mascareignes.
  5. Carrisso, L. W. et al., eds. 1937-. Conspectus florae angolensis.
  6. CITES. Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource).
  7. Encke, F. et al. 1993. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage
  8. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. 1960-. Flora zambesiaca.
  9. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America. Note: mentions
  10. Friedmann, F. 1994. Flore des Seychelles ORSTOM Éditions, Paris, France.
  11. Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. 1973-. Flora of Ecuador.
  12. Howard, R. 1974-1989. Flora of the lesser Antilles.
  13. Hunt, D. 1999. CITES Cactaceae checklist, ed. 2
  14. Jardin botanique national de Belgique. 1967-. Flore du Congo, du Rwanda et du Burundi (Flore d'Afrique centrale).
  15. Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper. 1953-1972. Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2.
  16. Smith, G. F. & E. M. A. Steyn. 1997. Rhipsalis baccifera subsp. mauritiana: the correct name for the indigenous southern African cactus. Bothalia 27:135.
  17. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark. 1946-1976. Flora of Guatemala.
  18. Steyermark, J. A. et al., eds. 1995-. Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. Note: Missouri Botanical Garden & Timber Press
  19. Taylor, N. & D. Zappi. 2004. Cacti of eastern Brazil
  20. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. 1952-. Flora of tropical East Africa.
  21. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986-2000. European garden flora.

Check other web resources for Rhipsalis baccifera (J. S. Muell.) Stearn :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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=407116. Accessed 18 September 2019.