Relationships of
Vertebrate Animals
to this Plant:


Fallopia scandens
(Climbing Wild Buckwheat) [Polygonaceae]
(observations are from Hamilton, Romain et al., and Bennetts; the variety Fallopia scandens cristata is included in these observations; a scientific synonym of this plant is Polygonum scandens)

Bonasa umbellus (Ruffed Grouse) [feeds on seeds in Wisconsin & Ontario during fall & winter] Bnn1900


Cricetidae: Peromyscus leucopus (White-footed Mouse) [eats the seeds] Hm1941, Peromyscus maniculatus (Deer Mouse) [eats the seeds] Hm1941;
Ursidae: Ursus americanus (American Black Bear) [seeds found in scats 9% of the time in Ontario] ROA2013