Relationships of
Vertebrate Animals
to this Plant:


Stellaria spp.
(Chickweed) [Caryophyllaceae]
(observations are from Houtcooper, Bennetts, DeVore et al., and Beal)

Emberizidae: Spizella pusilla (Field Sparrow) [feeds on the seeds] Dv2004; Phasianidae:
Bonasa umbellus (Ruffed Grouse) [feeds on leaves in Wisconsin & Ontario during fall & winter] Bnn1900; Turdidae: Turdus migratorius (American Robin) [the seeds are eaten rarely] Be1915


Cricetidae: Peromyscus maniculatus (Deer Mouse) [small amounts of seeds are consumed] Ht1978