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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. Last Changed: 02-Mar-2004
Species priority site is:
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 [KwaZulu-Natal, Cape Province (e.)]
    • 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, Zamora Chinchipe, Sucumbíos] 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. The cactus family (Cact Fam)
  2. Arnold, T. H. & B. C. De Wet, eds. Plants of southern Africa: names and distribution. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa no. 62 (Pl SAfr)
  3. Benson, L. The cacti of the United States and Canada (Cact US Can)
  4. Bosser, J. M. et al., eds. Flores des Mascareignes. (F Mascar)
  5. Carrisso, L. W. et al., eds. Conspectus florae angolensis. (F Angol)
  6. CITES Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource). (CITES Appendices)
  7. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage (Zander ed14)
  8. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. (F Zamb)
  9. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  10. Friedmann, F. Flore des Seychelles (F Seychelles)
  11. Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. Flora of Ecuador. (F Ecuador)
  12. Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)
  13. Hunt, D. CITES Cactaceae checklist, ed. 2 (CITES Cact L ed2)
  14. Jardin botanique national de Belgique Flore du Congo, du Rwanda et du Burundi (Flore d'Afrique centrale). (F Afr Centr)
  15. Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2. (F WT Afr)
  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 Flora of Guatemala. (F Guat)
  18. Steyermark, J. A. et al., eds. Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. (F VenGuay)
  19. Taylor, N. & D. Zappi Cacti of eastern Brazil (Cact EBrazil)
  20. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)
  21. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

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 21 May 2019.