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Relationships of
Vertebrate Animals
to this Plant:

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Melilotus spp.
(Sweet Clover) [Fabaceae]
(observations are from Schwartz and Sotala & Kirkpatrick)

Birds

Phasianidae: Tympanuchus cupido (Greater Prairie Chicken) [seeds eaten during fall for 1 month] Swz1945

Mammals
Cervidae: Odocoileus virginianus (White-tailed Deer) [these plants have moderate importance as a food source] SK1973
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