|🌵 Author(s)||Joseph Nelson RoseNathaniel Lord Britton|
|🌵 Type||Rhipsalidopsis rosea|
Rhipsalis (stem Rhipsalid-) + Greek -opsis ‘looking like’. “The generic name is given on account of its resemblance to some of the species of Rhipsalis.”
This name has the same meaning as Pseudorhipsalis, a genus published by Britton and Rose in the same publication.