Taxon profile


Schlumbergera Lem.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Caryophyllales »  family Cactaceae »  tribus Rhipsalideae

Scientific synonyms

Epiphyllanthus A. Berger
Rhipsalidopsis Britton & Rose
Zygocactus K. Schum.


Included taxa

Number of records: 12

species Schlumbergera gaertneri (Regel) Britton & Rose - Easter Cactus

Schlumbergera gaertneri

species Schlumbergera kautskyi (Horobin & McMillan) N.P. Taylor
species Schlumbergera lutea Calvente & Zappi
species Schlumbergera microsphaerica (K. Schumann) Hövel
species Schlumbergera opuntioides (Loefgr. & Dusén) D.R. Hunt
species Schlumbergera orssichiana Barthlott & Mc Millan
species Schlumbergera rosea (Lagerh.) Calvente & Zappi - Rose Easter Cactus

Schlumbergera rosea

species Schlumbergera russelliana (Gardner) Britton & Rose

Schlumbergera russelliana

species Schlumbergera truncata (Haw.) Moran - False Christmas Cactus

Schlumbergera truncata


hybrid Schlumbergera × buckleyi (T. Moore) Tjaden

Schlumbergera × buckleyi

hybrid Schlumbergera × exotica Barthlott & Rauh
hybrid Schlumbergera × reginae McMillan & Orssich

Schlumbergera × reginae

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1091742]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Schlumbergera Lemaire, 1858]
Data retrieved on: 5 January 2020
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Schlumbergera Lem.]
Data retrieved on: 25 September 2019

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