Genus: Schlumbergera Lem.

Possible synonym of: Rhipsalis Gaertn.

 
Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Rhipsalideae
Genus number: 16430
Last updated: 02-Mar-2004
Accession Count: 13 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: all accepted species are in GRIN

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Anderson, E. F. The cactus family. 2001. (Cact Fam)
  • McMillan, A. J. S. & J. F. Horobin 1995. Christmas cactus: The genus Schlumbergera and its hybrids. (Gen Schlumbergera)
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  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Check Index Nomninum Genericorum for Schlumbergera
Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=16430. Accessed 18 December 2018.