Genus: Acer L.

Family: Sapindaceae
  Subfamily: Hippocastanoideae
      Tribe: Acereae
Altfamily: Aceraceae
Common names: maple
Genus number: 66
Last updated: 30-Mar-2012
Accession Count: 130

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for  genus:

  • Ackerly, D. D. & M. J. Donoghue 1998. Leaf size, sapling allometry, and Corner's rules: phylogeny. Amer. Naturalist 152:769-791.
  • Grimm, G. W. et al. 2006. A nuclear ribosomal DNA phylogeny of Acer inferred with maximum likelihood, splits graphs, and motif analysis of 606 sequences. Evol. Bioinform. 2:7-22.
  • International Society for Horticultural Science International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource).. (ICRA)
  • Li, J.-h. et al. 2006. Phylogenetics of Acer (Aceroideae, Sapindaceae) based on nucleotide sequences of two chloroplast non-coding regions. Harvard Pap. Bot. 11:101-115.
  • Suh, Y. et al. 2000. Phylogenetic relationships of maples (Acer L.; Aceraceae) implied by nuclear ribosomal ITS sequences. J. Pl. Res. 113:193-202.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonyms (~) for genus: