Epiphyllum

Epiphyllum

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Synonymy

Epiphyllum Haw., Syn. Pl. Succ.: 197. 1812 sec. Korotkova, N., Borsch, T. & Arias, S., 2017
  • =Chiapasophyllum Doweld in Sukkulenty 4(1-2): 32. 2002 syn. sec. Korotkova, N., Borsch, T. & Arias, S., 2017

Notes

Phylogenetics: Newly circumscribed based on the results of the phylogenetic study of Korotkova et al. (2017). They found a highly supported core Epiphyllum clade including the type species and also E. chrysocardium which used to included in Selenicereus in recent treatments (e.g. Bauer 2003, Hunt 2006). [Editorial]