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Relationships of
Vertebrate Animals
to this Plant:

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Sorghastrum nutans
(Indian Grass) [Poaceae]
(observations are from Lindroth & Batzli and Best)

Birds
Emberizidae: Spizella pusilla (Field Sparrow) [30.2% of nests were supported by this grass in Illinois] Bst1978

Mammals

Cricetidae: Microtus pennsylvanicus (Meadow Vole) [shoots of this plant are not eaten] LB1984
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