Rhipsalis burchellii

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Rhipsalis burchellii

Rhipsalis burchellii Britton & Rose, Cactaceae 4: 225. 1923 sec. Korotkova & al. 2011
  • Erythrorhipsalis burchellii (Britton & Rose) Volgin in Vestn. Moskovsk. Univ., Ser. 16, Biol. 36(3): 19. 1981 syn. sec. Barthlott & Taylor 1995
    • Lectotype (designated by Barthlott, W. & Taylor, N. P. 1995: 691): Brazil, São Paulo, Mun. São Paulo, Jabaquara, 15 Aug. 1915, Rose & Russell 20857 (US 00037560, lecto.; NY, K, Iectoparas.)
  • 1. Barthlott, W. & Taylor, N. P. 1995: Notes towards a monograph of Rhipsalideae (Cactaceae). – Bradleya 13: 43-79
  • =Rhipsalis cribrata Loefgr. in Arch. Jard. Bot. Rio de Janeiro 1: 81. pl. 10. 1915 syn. sec. Britton & Rose 1923

Description

Much branched, very weak, with long slender hanging branches, the branching usually dichotonmous; ultimate branches usually 4 to 10 cm. long; flowers subterminal, campanulate, 10 to 12 mm. long, white; fruit turbinate, rose-colored.A

Distribution (General)

Brazil: São Paulo, Paraná, Santa Catarina?B

Descriptions (aggregated)

Flower quantity per areol contemporaneously: 12; flower coloration: white [1]; flower size qualitativ: medium [1]; flower size quantitativ: 20 mm [1] fruit coloration: magenta [1]; fruit shape: ovoid [1]
A single or the first number in square brackets denotes sample size

Bibliography

A. Britton, N. L. & Rose, J.N. 1923: Cactaceae 4
B. Barthlott, W. & Taylor, N. P. 1995: Notes towards a monograph of Rhipsalideae (Cactaceae). – Bradleya 13: 43-79