University of Florida Herbarium
Catalog #: 184268
Occurrence ID (GUID): 0c79a17a-61bd-4c4d-aa8e-562ec1affde9
Taxon: Rhipsalis baccifera (J.S.Muell.) Stearn
Family: Cactaceae
ID Remarks: [Orig. id.:] Rhipsalis baccifera (Soland. ex J. Mill) Stearn [Det.:] W.S. Judd
Collector: J. Dan Skean, Jr.   1576a   
Date: 1984-06-13
Verbatim Date: 13 June 1984
Locality: Haiti, Sud, Haiti: Dept.: Sud. Massif de la Hotte. Macaya Biosphere Reserve. Bwa Formon (Bois Formond). Extremely disturbed moist forest on limestone skirting Ravine Seche, ca. 4 km E of base camp at Tila Despagne's house. Elev. 900-1,000 m. Disturbed "rak bwa" with Cecropia, Miconia, Heterotrichum, Gesneria, Comocladia, Rauwolfia, Croton, Alchornea, Cupania, Cyathea, Conostegia, and Wallenia. Occasional epiphyte. Berries white, gelatinous.
Location Remarks: Parc Macaya
Reproductive Condition: fruiting
Preparations: Preserved herbarium specimens
Notes: [Label footing:] Voucher for: Floristic Study of Morne La Visite and Pic Macaya National Parks, Haiti. Bull. FSM, Bio. Sci. 32(1). 1987. --[DNA ann.:] Voucher for plant DNA banking and BarFF (Barcoding the Flora of Florida) by J. Richard Abbott, Kurt M. Neubig, W. Mark Whitten, Norris H. Williams & Kent D. Perkins. 2014.
Disposition: FLASCAT
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Rights Holder: University of Florida
Record Id: 0c41958d-03e7-4953-91cd-aa2ef20bb4cf
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Kent D. Perkins, Collection Manager (
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