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Relationships of
Vertebrate Animals
to this Plant:

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Oryza sativa
(Rice) [Poaceae]
(observations are from Lewis, Martin et al., and Bellrose)

Birds

Anatidae: Anas platyrhynchos (Mallard) [feeds on these plants] Blr1942; Columbidae: Zenaida macroura (Mourning Dove) [seeds of moderate importance as a source of food] Lws1993;
Gruidae: Grus canadensis (Sandhill Crane) [seeds comprise 0–25% of the diet in western United States during fall & winter] MZN1951; Icteridae: Dolichonyx oryzivorus (Bobolink) [seeds comprise 10-25% of the diet in SE USA during fall & spring] MZN1951
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