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Taxon: Acer pensylvanicum L.

 
Genus: Acer
Section: Macrantha
Family: Sapindaceae
Subfamily: Hippocastanoideae
Tribe: Acereae
Nomen number: 1202
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:1055. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 06-Apr-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 06-Apr-1999
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 7 (4 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • goosefoot  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • moosewood  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • snakebark maple  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • striped maple  (Source: Maples) - English
  • pennsylvanischer Ahorn  (Source: Maples) - German
  • Streifenahorn  (Source: Maples) - German
  • amerikansk strimlönn  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Quebec (s.), Nova Scotia, Ontario (s.)]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio (n.e.), Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Minnesota (e.), Wisconsin]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Georgia (n.), Kentucky (e.), Maryland (w.), North Carolina (w.), South Carolina, Tennessee (http://tenn.bio.utk.edu/vascular/database/vascular-database.asp?CategoryID=Dicots&FamilyID=Aceraceae&GenusID=Acer&SpeciesID=pensylvanicum), Virginia (w.)]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Deam, C. C. Flora of Indiana. (F Indiana)
  3. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  4. Gelderen, D. M. van et al. Maples of the world. 1994 (Maples) 157.
  5. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  6. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  7. Little, E. L., Jr. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541. 1979 (Trees US)
  8. Murray, A. E. A monograph of the Aceraceae. Ph.D. diss., Pennsylvania State Univ. 1970 (Monog Acer)
  9. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  10. Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. (F Carolin)

Check other web resources for Acer pensylvanicum L. :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?1202. Accessed 19 December 2018.