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Taxon: Platanus ×acerifolia (Aiton) Willd.

Synonym of Platanus ×hispanica Mill. ex Münchh.

Genus: Platanus
Family: Platanaceae
Nomen number: 28797
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 4(1):474. 1805
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 26-Sep-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System


  1. Besnard, G. et al. 2002. Molecular approach of genetic affinities between wild and ornamental Platanus. Euphytica 126:401-412. Note: confirms hybrid origin; lists as Platanus hispanica Münchh.
  2. Boutelje, J. B. 1980. Encyclopedia of world timbers, names and technical literature
  3. Davis, P. H., ed. 1965-1988. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. Note: = Platanus hybrida Brot.
  4. Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage
  5. Erhardt, W. et al. 2002. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage Note: = Platanus ×hispanica Mill. ex Münchh.
  6. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America. Note: mentions
  7. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  8. Jalas, J. & J. Suominen. 1972-. Atlas florae europaeae.
  9. Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. Note: = Platanus hybrida Brot.
  10. Krüssmann, G. 1984. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976)
  11. López González, G. 1998. Sobre el plátano de paseo, Platanus orientalis L. var. acerifolia Dryand. (Platanaceae), y su posible origen. Anales Jard. Bot. Madrid 56:159-161. Note: = Platanus orientalis var. acerifolia Aiton
  12. Santamour, F. S., Jr. & A. J. McArdle. 1986. Checklist of cultivated Platanus (planetree). J. Arboric. 12:78-83.
  13. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1993. Flora europaea, ed. 2.
  14. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986-2000. European garden flora.
  15. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).

Check other web resources for Platanus ×acerifolia (Aiton) Willd. :

  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=28797. Accessed 15 September 2019.