An individual instance of Acer nigrum (black maple)
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This organism is a living specimen that is part of the  Vanderbilt University Arboretum  with the local identifier old-8-68.

This particular organism is believed to have managed means of establishment.

This organismal entity has the scope: multicellular organism.

Remarks: Cut down between 2008 and 2010.


Acer nigrum

Michx. f.

sec. Gleason Cronquist 1991

common name: black maple
family: Aceraceae
Identified 2005-10-13 by Steven J. Baskauf


Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, US
Click on these geocoordinates to load a map showing the location: 36.14663°, -86.80535°
Coordinate uncertainty about: 10 m.

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whole tree (or vine) - general
whole tree (or vine) - view up trunk
bark - of a large tree
bark - of a large tree
twig - close-up winter terminal bud
leaf - unspecified
leaf - whole upper surface
leaf - whole upper surface
leaf - margin of upper + lower surface
leaf - showing orientation on twig
leaf - showing orientation on twig
inflorescence - whole - unspecified
inflorescence - lateral view of flower
fruit - as borne on the plant
fruit - lateral or general close-up

Gleason Cronquist 1991 =

Gleason, Henry A. and Arthur Cronquist, 1991. Manual of Vascular Plants of Northeastern United States and Adjacent Canada. The New York Botanical Garden, Bronx, NY, US.

Metadata last modified: 2015-10-10T17:16:00.288-05:00
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