Red Maple Museum Specimen (image) North Carolina State University Caption This is an example of a red maple (Acer rubrum) museum specimen used in the recent climate change study by Elsa Youngsteadt at NC State University. Credit North Carolina State Herbarium Usage Restrictions Image credit must be given. Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.