Rhipsalidopsis gaertneri

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Rhipsalidopsis gaertneri

Rhipsalidopsis gaertneri (Regel) Linding. in Beih. Bot. Centralbl. 61A: 378. 1942 sec. Korotkova & al. 2011
  • Epiphyllum russellianum var. gaertneri Regel in Gartenflora 33: 323. 1884 syn. sec. Korotkova 2021
  • Epiphyllum gaertneri K.Schum., Fl. Bras. 4(2): 218. 1890 syn. sec. Barthlott & Taylor 1995
  • Phyllocactus gaertneri (Regel) K.Schum., Sukkulenten: 147. 1892 syn. sec. Barthlott & Taylor 1995
  • Schlumbergera gaertneri (Regel) Britton & Rose in Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 16: 260. 1913 syn. sec. Barthlott & Taylor 1995
  • Rhipsalis gaertneri (Regel) Vaupel, Nat. Pflanzenfam., ed. 2, 21: 619. 1925 syn. sec. Barthlott & Taylor 1995
  • Epiphyllopsis gaertneri (Regel) A.Berger ex Backeb. & F.M.Knuth, Kaktus-ABC: 158. 1936 ["1935"] syn. sec. Barthlott & Taylor 1995
  • Rhipsalidopsis gaertneri (Regel) Moran in Gentes Herbarum 8: 339. 1953 syn. sec. Korotkova & al. 2011
  • Hatiora gaertneri (Regel) Barthlott in Bradleya 5: 100. 1987 syn. sec. ???
    • Type: Brazil, Santa Catarina, Blumenau, Gärtner (not known whether preserved)
    • Type: [icon.] Regel in Gartenflora 33: tab. 1172. 1884 https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/421283181
  • 1. Barthlott, W. & Taylor, N. P. 1995: Notes towards a monograph of Rhipsalideae (Cactaceae). – Bradleya 13: 43-79: 74
  • =Epiphyllum makoyanum W.Watson in Gard. and Forest 2: 243. 1889 syn. sec. Britton & Rose 1923
  • =Rhipsalidopsis serrata Linding. in clavi, sine descr. lat in Beih. Bot. Centralbl. 61(3): 379. 1942 syn. sec. Barthlott & Taylor 1995
  • Epiphyllopsis gaertneri var. serrata (Lindgr.) Backeb., Cactaceae 2: 724. 1959 syn. sec. Korotkova 2021
  • Hatiora gaertneri f. serrata (Linding.) Süpplie, Rhipsalidinae: 63. 1990, nom. inval., syn. sec. Anderson 20052
  • 2. Art. 33.3, 36.1;
  • =Epiphyllopsis gaertneri var. tiburtii Backeb. & Voll in Arch. Jard. Bot. Rio de Janeiro 9: 149. 1949 syn. sec. ???
  • Rhipsalidopsis gaertneri var. tiburtii (Backeb. & Voll) Moran in Gentes Herbarum 8(4): 342. 1953 syn. sec. Anderson 2005

Distribution (General)

Brazil: Paraná, Santa Catarina. Reports in the literature of its occurrence in the states of Minas Gerais and São Paulo seem to be incorrect.A

Ecology

Epiphytic in seasonal Atlantic forest, at 350-1300 m altitudeA

Descriptions (aggregated)

Old stem segment duration: deciduous [1]; stem width: 2.5 cm [1]; stem shape: flattened [1] entire plant habitat: epiphytic [1]; entire plant orientation: semierect [1], pendent [1]; entire plant branching: acrotonic [1]; entire plant pubescence: bristly [1] flower quantity per areol contemporaneously: 12; flower coloration: red [1], bright rose pink [1]; flower architecture: actinomorphic [1]; flower position: apical [1]; flower size qualitativ: large [1] areole prominence: superficial [1] fruit coloration: red [1] bud orientation: oblique [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