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Relationships of
Vertebrate Animals
to this Plant:

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Rhus copallina
(Winged Sumac) [Anacardiaceae]
(observations are from Sotala & Kirkpatrick, Korschgen, and Beal)

Birds
Phasianidae:
Tympanuchus cupido (Greater Prairie Chicken) [this plant has average importance as a source of food in Missouri] Krs1962; Turdidae: Sialia sialis (Eastern Bluebird) [the fruits are eaten occasionally] Be1915, Turdus migratorius (American Robin) [the fruits are eaten occasionally] Be1915

Mammals

Cervidae: Odocoileus virginianus (White-tailed Deer) [the twigs & fruits have moderate importance as a food source] SK1973
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