Rhipsalis goebeliana

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Rhipsalis goebeliana

Rhipsalis goebeliana Backeb., Descr. Cact. Nov. 1: 10. 1957 ["1956"] sec. Korotkova & al. 2011
    • Epitype: (Herbarium Berolinense: B 10 0240575) http://herbarium.bgbm.org/object/B100240575
    • Epitype (designated by Bauer, R. 20081): ex. hort. Botanischer Garten Bonn, Acc. 4467 (ZSS 28438)
    • Neotype (designated by Barthlott, W. & Taylor, N. P. 19952): [icon] Backeberg, Die Cactaceae 2: 676, Abb. 633. 1959
  • 1. Bauer, R. 2008: Rhipsalis cuneata Britton & Rose, eine variable Art mit flachen Trieben von den Ostabhängen der Anden Boliviens, Perus und Ecuadors - mit Beschreibung der neuen Unterart R. cuneata ssp. australis ssp. nov. – EPIG 62: 5-8 , 2. Barthlott, W. & Taylor, N. P. 1995: Notes towards a monograph of Rhipsalideae (Cactaceae). – Bradleya 13: 43-79

Notes

Very similar to the Brazilian R. oblonga and flat-stemmed forms of the Andean R. micrantha f. micrantha.A

Distribution (General)

Bolivia: La Paz, CochabambaA

Descriptions (aggregated)

Old stem segment duration: deciduous [1]; stem width: 2.53 cm; stem shape: flattened [1] entire plant habitat: epiphytic [1]; entire plant orientation: semierect [1], pendent [1]; entire plant branching: acrotonic [1]; entire plant pubescence: sparse pubescent [1] flower quantity per areol contemporaneously: 12; flower coloration: white [1]; flower architecture: actinomorphic [1]; flower position: subapical [1], lateral [1]; flower size qualitativ: minute [1]; flower size quantitativ: 0.51.5 mm areole prominence: superficial [1] fruit coloration: white [1], greenish [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