Washington Flora Checklist
A Checklist of the Vascular Plants of Washington State
Hosted by the University of Washington Herbarium


Checklist » Sapindaceae
Sapindaceae   (Soapberry Family)

Notes: Taxonomy follows APG III (http://www.mobot.org/mobot/research/apweb/).

Family Synonyms:
» Aceraceae (Maple Family)
» Hippocastanaceae (Horse Chestnut Family)

» JPM = Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson Manual: Higher Plants of California. Univ. of California Press, Berkeley. pp. 898-900.
» Stevens 2001 = Stevens, P.F. (2001 onwards). Angiosperm Phylogeny Website. Version 2 August 2001. http://www.mobot.org/MOBOT/research/APweb/.
» Thorne 1992 = Thorne, R. F. 1992. Classification and Geography of the Flowering Plants. Bot. Rev. 58: 225-348.

Family treatment authored by Alex Harkness; last updated 8/7/2012 by David Giblin
Taxon (native species in boldface) # Synonyms Common Names
Acer circinatum Pursh   [HC, ILBC] 0 vine maple
Acer glabrum Torr. var. douglasii (Hook.) Dippel 3 Douglas maple
Acer macrophyllum Pursh   [H&C] 0 big-leaf maple
Acer negundo L. var. negundo 6 box elder
Acer negundo L. var. violaceum (Kirchn.) Jaeger 1 box elder
Acer platanoides L. 1 Norway maple
Acer pseudoplatanus L.   [VPBC] 0 sycamore maple
Acer saccharinum L. 4 silver maple
Aesculus hippocastanum L.   [Stace, 1997] 0 horse-chestnut

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