Taxon profile


Silver Maple
Acer saccharinum L.

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

Scientific synonyms

Argentacer saccharinum (L.) Small
Acer saccharinum f. ahlesii A.E.Murray
Acer dasycarpum Ehrh.
Acer eriocarpum Michx.
Acer saccharinum var. laciniatum Pax
Acer pallidum Aiton ex Steud
Acer saccharinum f. purpureocarpum A.E.Murray
Acer sacharrinum (misspelling) m
Acer virginianum Mill. ex Steud.
Acer saccharinum var. wieri Rehd.

Least Concern LC


Taxon in country check-lists*

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Intertaxon relationships

consumer: Anoplophora glabripennis (Motschulsky, 1853) - Asian Longhorned Beetle, Xylotrechus aceris Fisher, 1917 - Gall Making Maple Borer, Dryobius sexnotatus Linsley, 1957 - Six-banded longhorn beetle

Included taxa

Number of records: 2


cultivar Acer saccharinum 'Rubellum' Schwerin 1901

Acer saccharinum 'Rubellum'

Links and literature

CZ EN Pladias [Acer saccharinum]

Pladias [] [as Acer saccharinum]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2020
CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Acer saccharinum L.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Acer saccharinum L.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Acer saccharinum L.]
Data retrieved on: 26 May 2019
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Acer saccharinum L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Seznam cévnatých rostlin květeny České republiky, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Acer saccharinum L.]
Data retrieved on: 18 August 2019
EN Pyšek P., Sádlo J. & Mandák B. (2002): Catalogue of alien plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 74(2): 97–186, 2002. [as Acer saccharinum L.]

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