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Acer
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Acer (maples)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 19 November 2019
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Host Plant
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Acer
  • Preferred Common Name
  • maples
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Plantae
  •     Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •       Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •         Class: Dicotyledonae
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    Oxfordshire
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Pictures

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PictureTitleCaptionCopyright
Acer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); leaves.
TitleLeaves
CaptionAcer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); leaves.
Copyright©Etienne Branquart - All Rights Reserved
Acer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); leaves.
LeavesAcer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); leaves.©Etienne Branquart - All Rights Reserved
Acer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); trunk of an old specimen with striped bark.
TitleTrunk
CaptionAcer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); trunk of an old specimen with striped bark.
Copyright©Etienne Branquart - All Rights Reserved
Acer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); trunk of an old specimen with striped bark.
TrunkAcer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); trunk of an old specimen with striped bark.©Etienne Branquart - All Rights Reserved
Acer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); trunk of an old specimen with striped bark.
TitleTrunk
CaptionAcer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); trunk of an old specimen with striped bark.
Copyright©Etienne Branquart - All Rights Reserved
Acer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); trunk of an old specimen with striped bark.
TrunkAcer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); trunk of an old specimen with striped bark.©Etienne Branquart - All Rights Reserved
Acer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); fruits (samaras).
TitleFruits
CaptionAcer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); fruits (samaras).
Copyright©Etienne Branquart - All Rights Reserved
Acer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); fruits (samaras).
FruitsAcer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); fruits (samaras).©Etienne Branquart - All Rights Reserved
Acer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); seedlings.
TitleSeedlings
CaptionAcer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); seedlings.
Copyright©Etienne Branquart - All Rights Reserved
Acer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); seedlings.
SeedlingsAcer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); seedlings.©Etienne Branquart - All Rights Reserved
Acer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); seedlings.
TitleSeedlings
CaptionAcer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); seedlings.
Copyright©Etienne Branquart - All Rights Reserved
Acer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); seedlings.
SeedlingsAcer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); seedlings.©Etienne Branquart - All Rights Reserved
Acer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); saplings.
TitleSaplings
CaptionAcer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); saplings.
Copyright©Etienne Branquart - All Rights Reserved
Acer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); saplings.
SaplingsAcer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); saplings.©Etienne Branquart - All Rights Reserved
Acer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); saplings.
TitleSaplings
CaptionAcer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); saplings.
Copyright©Etienne Branquart - All Rights Reserved
Acer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); saplings.
SaplingsAcer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); saplings.©Etienne Branquart - All Rights Reserved
Acer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); regeneration in a forest gap.
TitleRegeneration
CaptionAcer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); regeneration in a forest gap.
Copyright©Etienne Branquart - All Rights Reserved
Acer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); regeneration in a forest gap.
RegenerationAcer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); regeneration in a forest gap.©Etienne Branquart - All Rights Reserved
Acer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); regrowth from stump.
TitleRegrowth
CaptionAcer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); regrowth from stump.
Copyright©Etienne Branquart - All Rights Reserved
Acer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); regrowth from stump.
RegrowthAcer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); regrowth from stump.©Etienne Branquart - All Rights Reserved
Acer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); regrowth from stem.
TitleRegrowth
CaptionAcer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); regrowth from stem.
Copyright©Etienne Branquart - All Rights Reserved
Acer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); regrowth from stem.
RegrowthAcer rufinerve (grey snake-bark maple); regrowth from stem.©Etienne Branquart - All Rights Reserved

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Acer L.

Preferred Common Name

  • maples

International Common Names

  • English: Maple
  • Spanish: arces
  • French: erables

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Ahorn

EPPO code

  • ACRSS (Acer sp.)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Plantae
  •         Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •             Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •                 Class: Dicotyledonae
  •                     Order: Sapindales
  •                         Family: Aceraceae
  •                             Genus: Acer

List of Pests

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Major host of:

Anoplophora glabripennis (Asian longhorned beetle); Cacoecimorpha pronubana (carnation tortrix); Cossus cossus (carpenter moth); Fomes fomentarius (hoof fungus); Hemiberlesia rapax (greedy scale (USA)); Inonotus hispidus (shaggy bracket); Monema flavescens (oriental moth); Operophtera brumata (winter moth); Phellinus igniarius (hardwood trunk rot); Phytophthora cactorum (apple collar rot); Popillia japonica (Japanese beetle); Sawadaea bicornis (powdery mildew on Acer spp.); Sawadaea tulasnei (powdery mildew of Acer spp.); Xiphinema rivesi (dagger nematode); Xylella fastidiosa (Pierce's disease of grapevines); Xylosandrus mutilatus (camphor shoot beetle)

Minor host of:

Aeolesthes sarta (city longhorn beetle); Anoplophora chinensis (black and white citrus longhorn); Apiognomonia errabunda (anthracnose); Armillaria mellea (armillaria root rot); Belonolaimus longicaudatus (sting nematode); Bemisia tabaci (MEAM1) (silverleaf whitefly); Bemisia tabaci (MED) (silverleaf whitefly); Brevipalpus phoenicis (false spider mite); Chinavia hilaris (green stink bug); Chionaspis acer; Coccus hesperidum (brown soft scale); Diaspidiotus perniciosus (San José scale); Euproctis chrysorrhoea (brown-tail moth); Ganoderma lucidum (basal stem rot: Hevea spp.); Glomerella cingulata (anthracnose); Lopholeucaspis japonica (Japanese baton shaped scale); Lymantria dispar (gypsy moth); Paracolomerus fopingacer; Parthenolecanium corni (European fruit lecanium); Pseudaulacaspis pentagona (mulberry scale); Raoiella indica (red palm mite); Rhizobium radiobacter (crown gall); Rhizobium rhizogenes (gall); Rosellinia necatrix (dematophora root rot); Tetropium castaneum (black spruce beetle); Tortrix viridana (green oak leaf-roller); Zeuzera pyrina (wood leopard moth)

Wild host of:

Ceroplastes rubens (red wax scale); Hyphantria cunea (mulberry moth); Peridroma saucia (pearly underwing moth); Pratylenchus penetrans (nematode, northern root lesion); Saturnia pyri (giant emperor moth); Sowbane mosaic virus; Taeniothrips inconsequens (pear thrips); Xestia c-nigrum (spotted cutworm)

Associated with (not a host):

Diaspidiotus ostreaeformis (pear oyster scale)

Host of (source - data mining):

Boisea trivittata (boxelder bug); Drepanosiphum platanoidis (sycamore aphid); Heterarthrus aceris; Heterarthrus leucomelus; Megaplatypus mutatus; Melanaspis tenebricosa (scale, gloomy); Myrmica rubra (ant, red (England)); Ossiannilssonola callosa; Pammene fasciana; Periphyllus californiensis (California acer aphid); Pterostichus coracinus; Ptilophora plumigera; Pulvinaria regalis; Synanthedon resplendens; Trichoferus campestris