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Acer platanoides
© Copyright Malcolm Storey 2011-2115 · 10
Acer platanoides

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Acer rubrum, inflorescence - whole - female
© Copyright Steve Baskauf, 2002-2011 · 9
Acer rubrum, inflorescence - whole - female
Acer ginnala
© Les Mehrhoff, 2008-2010 · 8
Acer ginnala

Acer rubrum
© John Pickering, 2004-2017 · 8
Acer rubrum
Acer pensylvanicum, MoosewoodStriped Maple
© Copyright Sheryl Pollock 2011 · 7
Acer pensylvanicum, MoosewoodStriped Maple

Acer japonicum
© Les Mehrhoff, 2008-2010 · 7
Acer japonicum
Acer campestre
© Les Mehrhoff, 2008-2010 · 7
Acer campestre

Acer ginnala
© Les Mehrhoff, 2008-2010 · 7
Acer ginnala
Acer spicatum, inflorescence - whole - unspecified
© Copyright Steve Baskauf, 2002-2011 · 7
Acer spicatum, inflorescence - whole - unspecified

Acer japonicum
© Les Mehrhoff, 2008-2010 · 6
Acer japonicum
Acer ginnala
© Les Mehrhoff, 2008-2010 · 6
Acer ginnala

Acer circinatum
© Les Mehrhoff, 2008-2010 · 6
Acer circinatum
Acer spicatum, leaf - whole upper surface
© Copyright Steve Baskauf, 2002-2011 · 6
Acer spicatum, leaf - whole upper surface

Acer negundo
© Copyright Bobby Hattaway 2011 · 5
Acer negundo
Acer negundo
© Copyright Bobby Hattaway 2011 · 5
Acer negundo

Acer leucoderme, leaves
© John Pickering, 2004-2017 · 0
Acer leucoderme, leaves
Kinds

Associates · map
FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Achilidae  Catonia nava @ UDCC_TCN (1)
Andrenidae  Andrena wilkella @ CUIC_ENT (16)

Calliopsis coloradensis @ AMNH_BEE (1)
Aphididae  Drepanaphis acerifoliae @ AMNH_PBI (2); CSUC_TCN (3)

Drepanaphis carolinensis @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Drepanaphis nigricans @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Drepanaphis utahensis @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Drepanaphis @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Drepanosiphum braggii @ CSUC_TCN (10)

Neoprociphilus aceris @ AMNH_PBI (9)

Periphyllus americanus @ AMNH_PBI (2)

Periphyllus brevispinosus @ CSUC_TCN (2)

Periphyllus californiensis @ AMNH_PBI (4)

Periphyllus lyropictus @ AMNH_PBI (12); CSUC_TCN (5)

Periphyllus negundinis @ CSUC_TCN (1)

Periphyllus testudinaceus @ AMNH_PBI (12)

Tamalia coweni @ CSUC_TCN (1)
Aradidae  Neuroctenus simplex @ AMNH_IZC (2)
Arthoniaceae  Arthonia caesia @ GAL (1)

Arthonia platygraphidea @ GAL (1)

Arthonia taediosa @ I_LCB (1)

Arthothelium taediosum @ GAL (2)
Arthopyreniaceae  Arthopyrenia cinchonae @ GAL (1)
Candelariaceae  Candelaria concolor @ GAL (1)

Candelariella reflexa @ GAL (1)
Chrysothricaceae  Chrysothrix xanthina @ GAL (2)
Cicadellidae  Japananus hyalinus @ AMNH_IZC (3)
Coccidae  Ceroplastes @ MEMU_ENT (1)

Coccus hesperidum @ CSCA_TCN (1)

Mesolecanium nigrofasciatum @ MEMU_ENT (6)

Parthenolecanium corni @ MEMU_ENT (2); CSCA_TCN (6)

Pulvinaria vitis @ MEMU_ENT (2)
Coccocarpiaceae  Coccocarpia palmicola @ GAL (1)
Collemataceae  Leptogium cyanescens @ GAL (1); I_GBP (1); I_LCB (3)
Colletidae  Colletes inaequalis @ CUIC_ENT (1)
Derbidae  Otiocerus abbotii @ UDCC_NRI (1)
Diaspididae  Aspidiotus comstocki @ UCR_ENT (1)

Aspidiotus nerii @ UCR_ENT (1)

Chionaspis americana @ MEMU_ENT (1)

Diaspidiotus ancylus @ UCR_ENT (1); MEMU_ENT (5); CSCA_TCN (2)

Diaspidiotus forbesi @ MEMU_ENT (2)

Diaspidiotus juglansregiae @ MEMU_ENT (15)

Diaspidiotus osborni @ MEMU_ENT (1)

Hemiberlesia lataniae @ MEMU_ENT (1)

Melanaspis obscura @ MEMU_ENT (1)

Melanaspis tenebricosa @ UCR_ENT (1); MEMU_ENT (43); CSCA_TCN (3)

Morganella cueroensis @ CSCA_TCN (1)

Velataspis dentata @ MEMU_ENT (4)
Fuscideaceae  Maronea polyphaea @ GAL (9)
Gomphillaceae  Gyalideopsis buckii @ GAL (4)
Graphidaceae  Graphina incrustans @ GAL (1)

Graphis dracenae @ GAL (1)

Graphis illiterata @ GAL (1)

Graphis inversa @ GAL (2)

Graphis lineola @ GAL (1)

Graphis lucifica @ GAL (1)

Graphis scripta @ GAL (1)

Graphis striatula @ GAL (1)
Halictidae  Lasioglossum foxii @ CUIC_ENT (1)
Lecanodiaspididae  Lecanodiaspis prosopidis @ MEMU_ENT (4)

Lecanodiaspis @ MEMU_ENT (1)
Lecanoraceae  Lecanora hybocarpa @ GAL (2)

Lecanora lousianae @ GAL (1)

Lecanora strobilina @ GAL (3)

Lecanora subpallens @ GAL (6)

Lecanora thysanophora @ GAL (1)

Piccolia nannaria @ GAL (1)

Pyrrhospora varians @ GAL (5)

Ramboldia russula @ GAL (1)

Vainionora americana @ GAL (1)
Lobariaceae  Pseudocyphellaria aurata @ GAL (1)
Lygaeidae  Thylochromus nitidulus @ AMNH_IZC (1)
Megalosporaceae  Megalospora porphyritis @ GAL (2)
Membracidae  Carynota stupida @ UDCC_TCN (1)

Xantholobus lateralis @ UDCC_TCN (1)
Miridae  Phytocoris conspurcatus @ AMNH_IZC (1)

Psallus variabilis @ AMNH_PBI (1)
Monoblastiaceae  Anisomeridium polypori @ GAL (1)
Mycoblastaceae  Tephromela atra @ GAL (1)
Ochrolechiaceae  Ochrolechia africana @ GAL (1)
Parmeliaceae  Bulbothrix goebelii @ GAL (4)

Bulbothrix isidiza @ GAL (1)

Canoparmelia amazonica @ GAL (1)

Canoparmelia crozalsiana @ GAL (1)

Canoparmelia texana @ GAL (3)

Flavoparmelia caperata @ GAL (3)

Hypotrachyna croceopustulata @ GAL (1)

Hypotrachyna livida @ GAL (3)

Hypotrachyna showmanii @ GAL (2)

Melanohalea halei @ I_LCB (2)

Myelochroa aurulenta @ GAL (3)

Parmelia squarrosa @ I_LCB (3)

Parmelinopsis horrescens @ GAL (2)

Parmelinopsis minarum @ GAL (3)

Parmelinopsis spumosa @ GAL (3)

Parmotrema crinitum @ I_LCB (3)

Parmotrema margaritatum @ GAL (1)

Parmotrema perforatum @ GAL (1)

Parmotrema perlatum @ I_LCB (3)

Parmotrema rampoddense @ GAL (1)

Parmotrema reticulatum @ GAL (1)

Parmotrema submarginale @ GAL (1)

Protoparmelia isidiata @ GAL (2)

Punctelia rudecta @ GAL (3); I_LCB (2)

Usnea cornuta @ GAL (1)

Usnea rubicunda @ GAL (1)
Pertusariaceae  Pertusaria amara @ GAL (2)

Pertusaria macounii @ GAL (1)

Pertusaria multipunctoides @ GAL (6); I_LCB (2)

Pertusaria neoscotia @ GAL (1)

Pertusaria sinusmexicani @ GAL (1)

Pertusaria subpertusa @ GAL (4)

Pertusaria texana @ GAL (7)

Pertusaria trachythallina @ GAL (1)

Pertusaria xanthodes @ GAL (2)

Pertusaria @ I_LCB (4)
Phlyctidaceae  Phlyctis ludoviciensis @ GAL (3)
Physciaceae  Amandinea polyspora @ GAL (1)

Amandinea punctata @ GAL (2)

Anaptychia palmulata @ GAL (1)

Buellia stillingiana @ GAL (3)

Heterodermia albicans @ GAL (1)

Heterodermia appalachensis @ I_LCB (3)

Heterodermia crocea @ GAL (1)

Heterodermia erecta @ I_LCB (2)

Heterodermia hypoleuca @ I_LCB (3)

Heterodermia obscurata @ GAL (3)

Hyperphyscia syncolla @ I_VCH (5)

Phaeophyscia erythrocardia @ I_LCB (3)

Phaeophyscia pusillodes @ GAL (1)

Phaeophyscia rubropulchra @ GAL (3)

Physcia americana @ GAL (2)

Physcia millegrana @ GAL (1)

Physcia sorediosa @ GAL (2)

Pyxine caesiopruinosa @ GAL (1)

Pyxine sorediata @ GAL (2)

Pyxine subcinerea @ GAL (2)

Rinodina granuligera @ GAL (1)

Rinodina maculans @ GAL (4)
Pilocarpaceae  Byssoloma leucoblepharum @ GAL (3)

Byssoloma meadii @ GAL (1)
Porinaceae  Pseudosagedia cestrensis @ GAL (2)

Pseudosagedia rhaphidospermum @ GAL (1)
Pseudococcidae  Rhizoecus floridanus @ CSCA_TCN (2)
Pyrenulaceae  Pyrenula citriformis @ GAL (1)

Pyrenula microcarpa @ GAL (1)

Pyrenula pseudobufonia @ GAL (2)

Pyrenula ravenelii @ GAL (1)

Pyrenula ravenelli @ GAL (1)
Ramalinaceae  Bacidia heterochroa @ GAL (1)

Bacidia phacodes @ GAL (1)

Bacidia rubella @ GAL (1)

Ramalina americana @ GAL (3)
Reduviidae  Phymata pacifica @ AMNH_PBI (11)

Phymata @ AMNH_PBI (4)

Sinea @ AMNH_PBI (2)

Sirthenea @ AMNH_PBI (1)
Rhopalidae  Boisea trivittata @ MEMU_ENT (1); NCSU (1)
Roccellaceae  Opegrapha viridis @ GAL (8)

Opegrapha vulgata @ GAL (1)
Sarrameanaceae  Loxospora pustulata @ GAL (5)
Teloschistaceae  Caloplaca camptidia @ GAL (4)

Caloplaca cerina @ GAL (1)

Caloplaca granularis @ GAL (1)
Thelenellaceae  Julella fallaciosa @ GAL (1)
Thelotremataceae  Nadvornikia sorediata @ GAL (4); I_GBP (1)

Ocellularia sanfordiana @ GAL (1)
Tingidae  Corythucha ciliata @ NCSU (1)
Trypetheliaceae  Bathelium carolinianum @ GAL (2)

Trypethelium tropicum @ I_LCB (2)
_  phaeographis @ I_VCH (1)

unknown unknown @ AMNH_PBI (2)

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Acer L.
maple

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General Information
Symbol: ACER
Group: Dicot
Family: Aceraceae
Duration:  
Growth Habit :  
Native Status : AK   I?,N?
CAN   I,N
L48   I,N
SPM   N
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Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   

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Synonyms

Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Rosidae
Order Sapindales
Family Aceraceae – Maple family
Genus Acer L. – maple

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 27 species of Acer . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for species profiles. Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend Distribution of <i>
Acer buergerianum </i>
Miq.
Acer buergerianum
trident maple Distribution of <i>
Acer campestre </i>
L.
Acer campestre
hedge maple Distribution of <i>
Acer circinatum </i>
Pursh
Acer circinatum
vine maple Distribution of <i>
Acer cissifolium </i>
(Siebold & Zucc.) K. Koch
Acer cissifolium
ivyleaf maple Distribution of <i>
Acer diabolicum </i>
Blume ex K. Koch [excluded]
Acer diabolicum
Distribution of <i>
Acer floridanum </i>
(Chapm.) Pax
Acer floridanum
southern sugar maple Distribution of <i>
Acer ×freemanii </i>
A.E. Murray [<i>
rubrum × saccharinum</i>
]
Acer ×freemanii [ rubrum × saccharinum ]
Freeman maple Distribution of <i>
Acer ginnala </i>
Maxim.
Acer ginnala
Amur maple Distribution of <i>
Acer glabrum </i>
Torr.
Acer glabrum
Rocky Mountain maple Distribution of <i>
Acer grandidentatum </i>
Nutt.
Acer grandidentatum
bigtooth maple Distribution of <i>
Acer griseum </i>
(Franch.) Pax
Acer griseum
paperbark maple Distribution of <i>
Acer japonicum </i>
Thurb.
Acer japonicum
Amur maple Distribution of <i>
Acer leucoderme </i>
Small
Acer leucoderme
chalk maple Distribution of <i>
Acer leucoderme × saccharum </i>
[unnamed hybrid]
Acer leucoderme × saccharum
hybrid sugar maple Distribution of <i>
Acer macrophyllum </i>
Pursh
Acer macrophyllum
bigleaf maple Distribution of <i>
Acer negundo </i>
L.
Acer negundo
boxelder Distribution of <i>
Acer nigrum </i>
Michx. f.
Acer nigrum
black maple Distribution of <i>
Acer opalus </i>
Mill.
Acer opalus
Distribution of <i>
Acer palmatum </i>
Thunb.
Acer palmatum
Japanese maple Distribution of <i>
Acer pensylvanicum </i>
L.
Acer pensylvanicum
striped maple Distribution of <i>
Acer platanoides </i>
L.
Acer platanoides
Norway maple Distribution of <i>
Acer pseudoplatanus </i>
L.
Acer pseudoplatanus
sycamore maple Distribution of <i>
Acer rubrum </i>
L.
Acer rubrum
red maple Distribution of <i>
Acer saccharinum </i>
L.
Acer saccharinum
silver maple Distribution of <i>
Acer saccharum </i>
Marshall
Acer saccharum
sugar maple Distribution of <i>
Acer spicatum </i>
Lam.
Acer spicatum
mountain maple Distribution of <i>
Acer tataricum </i>
L.
Acer tataricum
tatarian maple Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend

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Wildlife

Food

Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds
Martin Low Low Low
Yarrow Minor Minor Minor

Cover

Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds
Martin Moderate
Yarrow

Sources

Martin, A.C., H.S. Zim, and A.L. Nelson. 1951. American wildlife and plants: A guide to wildlife food habits . Dover Publications. New York.
Yarrow, G.K., and D.T. Yarrow. 1999. Managing wildlife . Sweet Water Press. Birmingham.

Description of Values

Value Class Food Cover
High Average 25-50% of diet Regular source of cover
Low 5-10% of diet Infrequently used as cover
Minor 2-5% of diet Sparsely used as cover
Moderate Average 10-25% of diet Occasional source of cover


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Number of matches : 7
Query: SELECT * FROM img WHERE ready=1 and taxon like "Acer sp.%" and (lifeform != "specimen_tag" OR lifeform != "Plant") ORDER BY taxon

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Acer sp.
Acer sp.
ID: 0000 0000 1104 0607 [detail]
© 2004 Joseph Dougherty/ecology.org

Acer sp.
Acer sp.
ID: 0000 0000 1104 0608 [detail]
© 2004 Joseph Dougherty/ecology.org

Acer sp.
Acer sp.
ID: 0000 0000 1104 0609 [detail]
© 2004 Joseph Dougherty/ecology.org

Acer sp.
Acer sp.
ID: 0000 0000 1104 0610 [detail]
© 2004 Joseph Dougherty/ecology.org

Acer sp.
Acer sp.
ID: 0000 0000 1104 0611 [detail]
© 2004 Joseph Dougherty/ecology.org

Acer sp.
Acer sp.
Maple
ID: 1351 3151 0544 0063 [detail]
Jo-Ann Ordano
© 2005 California Academy of Sciences

Acer sp.
Acer sp.
ID: 0000 0000 0506 1041 [detail]
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry

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Acer X freemanii
Acer X freemanii
Freeman Maple
ID: 0000 0000 0506 1043 [detail]
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry

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