Lepismium

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Lepismium
Lepismium cruciforme var anceps.jpg
Lepismium cruciforme var. anceps
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Core eudicots
Order: Caryophyllales
Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Rhipsalideae
Genus: Lepismium
Pfeiff.

Lepismium is a genus of mostly epiphytic cacti, with a dozen species. They are found in tropical South America.

Synonymy[edit]

The following genera have been brought into synonymy with this genus:[citation needed]

Species[edit]

Species include:[1]

It is not known with certainty whether Lepismium houlletianum is another species in the genus.[1]

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