Taxon  Report   59 
Acer macrophyllum  Pursh
big leaf maple,  bigleaf maple
Acer macrophyllum, a dicot, is a tree that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
 

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Acer macrophyllum
© 2008 Abe G. Doherty
Acer macrophyllum
© 2010 Ryan Gilmore
Acer macrophyllum
© 2010 Christopher L. Christie
Communities:
Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities), wetland-riparian
Habitat: streambanks, canyons [Walker]
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: SAPINDACEAE   (PLANTS: ACERACEAE)
Genus: Acer
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Acer macrophyllum  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (ACMA3)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 27, 2014).

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