Taxon profile


Ashleaf Maple
Acer negundo L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Sapindales »  family Sapindaceae »  genus Acer - maple »  section Acer sect. Negundo

Scientific synonyms

Acer fauriei H. Léveillé & Vaniot
Negundo aceroides Moench
Negundo fraxinifolia Nutt.

Other names

= Box Elder
= Boxelder

Least Concern



outer bark

Taxon in country check-lists*

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Intertaxon relationships

consumer: Anoplophora glabripennis (Motschulsky, 1853) - Asian Longhorned Beetle, Archodontes melanopus melanopus (Linnaeus, 1767), Mallodon dasystomus dasystomus (Say, 1824) - Hardwood Stump Borer, Leiopus linnei Wallin, Nýlander & Kvamme, 2009

Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Acer negundo subsp. californicum (Torrey & A. Gray) Wesmael
subspecies Acer negundo subsp. interius (Britton) Á. Löve & D. Löve
subspecies Acer negundo subsp. mexicanum (DC.) Wesm.

Links and literature

CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (23. 1. 2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Acer negundo L.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Acer negundo L.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Acer negundo L.]
EN Pyšek P., Sádlo J. & Mandák B. (2002): Catalogue of alien plants of the Czech Republic [], Preslia 74(2): 97–186, 2002. [as Acer negundo L.]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Checklist of vascular plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Acer negundo L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014
EN Boršić I. et al. (2008): Preliminary Check-list of Invasive Alian Plant Species (IAS) in Croatia [], Nat. Croat., Vol. 17, No. 2., 55–71, Zagreb [as Acer negundo L.]
Data retrieved on: 31 July 2012

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