Rhipsalis cuneata

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Rhipsalis cuneata

Rhipsalis cuneata Britton & Rose, Cactaceae 4: 246. 1923 sec. Korotkova & al. 2011
    • Type: Bolivia, La Paz, San Juan, 5500 ft, 2 Apr. 1902, R.S. Williams 2458 (NY, holo. & iso.; K, photos)

Distribution (General)

Bolivia (La Paz)A

Descriptions (aggregated)

Old stem segment duration: deciduous [1]; stem width: 1.55.5 cm; stem shape: flattened [1] entire plant habitat: epiphytic [1]; entire plant orientation: pendent [1]; entire plant branching: acrotonic [1]; entire plant pubescence: sparse pubescent [1] flower quantity per areol contemporaneously: 12; flower coloration: whitish [1]; flower architecture: actinomorphic [1]; flower position: subapical [1], lateral [1]; flower size qualitativ: small [1]; flower size quantitativ: 813 mm areole prominence: superficial [1] fruit coloration: whitish [1]; fruit shape: globose [1] bud orientation: perpendicular [1]
A single or the first number in square brackets denotes sample size

Bibliography

A. Barthlott, W. & Taylor, N. P. 1995: Notes towards a monograph of Rhipsalideae (Cactaceae). – Bradleya 13: 43-79