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Taxon: Epiphyllum phyllanthus (L.) Haw.

 
Genus: Epiphyllum
Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Hylocereeae
Nomen number: 413807
Place of publication: Syn. pl. succ. 197. 1812
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 10-Jun-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 29-Aug-2003
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Cuba, Trinidad and Tobago
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Panama
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay


    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere)

References:

  1. Anderson, E. F. The cactus family (Cact Fam)
  2. Barthlott, W. & W. Rauh 1975. Some notes on the morphology, palynology and geographical variability of Epiphyllum phyllanthus (L.) Haw. (Cactaceae) Natl. Cact. Succ. J. 29:113-115; 30:8-10.
  3. Barthlott, W. & W. Rauh 1975. Some notes on the morphology, palynology and geographical variability of Epiphyllum phyllanthus (L.) Haw. (Cactaceae) Natl. Cact. Succ. J. 30:8-10.
  4. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45 (L Peru)
  5. CITES Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource). (CITES Appendices)
  6. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  7. Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. Flora of Ecuador. (F Ecuador)
  8. Hunt, D. CITES Cactaceae checklist (CITES Cact L)
  9. IPGRI New World Fruits Database (on-line resource). (New World Fruits)
  10. Steyermark, J. A. et al., eds. Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. (F VenGuay)
  11. Taylor, N. & D. Zappi Cacti of eastern Brazil (Cact EBrazil)

Check other web resources for Epiphyllum phyllanthus (L.) Haw. :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • New World Fruits Database: Online database from Bioversity International
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Epiphyllum phyllanthus cultivars
  • 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=413807. Accessed 17 June 2019.