Rhipsalis neves-armondii
KSch


◊◊ Flora Bras. 4(2):284 (1890)
Rhipsalis foveolata Web - Dict. Hort. Bois 1047 (1898)
Lepismium neves-armondii (KSch)Backbg - Kaktus-ABC 155 (1935)

- Robust, initially upright, rijk vertakt, stems in whorls of 5-7, cylindric, dull green, 3-10 cm long, 3-5 mm diameter. Scales small, white, with red edges. 3-5 bristly spines, very small, white. Flower 1.8-2 cm diameter, white to yellow. Stamens white above, via pink to yellow-red beneath. Pistil yellowish white. Fruit red. Seed 2 mm, kidney-shaped, smooth, black.

- Brazil: Bahia, Rio de Janeiro (Petrópolis, T: Tijuca mt.), São Paulo, Paraná, Santa Catarina. Epiphytic and terrestric in Mata Atlântica, up to 1000 m. Flowering period May to June.

Cact. 4:233, plate 24, 28
Backeberg 2:692
KuaS 24(11):257"; 25(8):172', (9):200
Bradleya 13:50, 51'
EPIG 4(2):33; 11(3):75-81'
NCL 256"
Succulenta 97(5):223-225"
Rodrigu├ęsia 71 (2020)