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Taxon: Acer pictum Thunb. ex Murray subsp. mono (Maxim.) H. Ohashi

Genus: Acer section: Platanoidea
Family: Sapindaceae subfamily: Hippocastanoideae tribe: Acereae. Also placed in: Aceraceae
Nomen number: 403929
Place of publication: J. Jap. Bot. 68:321. 1993
Name verified on: 22-Dec-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 08-Sep-2009
No species priority site assigned.
Accessions: 15 in National Plant Germplasm System.

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Common names:

  • painted maple   (Source: Zander Ency [as A. mono var. mono]) – English
  • wu jiao feng   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • Nippon-Ahorn   (Source: Zander Ency [as A. mono var. mono]) – German
  • ezo-itaya   (Source: F Japan ) – Japanese Rōmaji

Distributional range:

    Mongolia: Mongolia
    Russian Far East: Russian Federation - Amur, Kurile Islands, Sakhalin
    China: China - Anhui, Gansu, Hebei, Heilongjiang, Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangsu, Jilin, Liaoning, Nei Monggol, Shaanxi, Shanxi, Sichuan, Yunnan, Zhejiang
    Eastern Asia: Japan - Hokkaido, Honshu; Korea


  • Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. [= A. mono var. mono].
  • Iwatsuki, K. et al. 1993–. Flora of Japan.
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994–. Flora of China (English edition).


Check other web resources for Acer pictum Thunb. ex Murray subsp. mono (Maxim.) H. Ohashi:

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden


  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: (09 October 2015)

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