Relationships of
Vertebrate Animals
to this Plant:


Typha latifolia
(Broad-leaved Cattail) [Typhaceae]
(observations are from Hamerstrom & Blake, Romain et al., and Havera)

Anatidae: Anas americana (American Wigeon) [feeds on this plant in Illinois] Hv1999


Cricetidae: Ondatra zibethicus (Muskrat) [the roots have major value as a food source] HB1939; Ursidae: Ursus americanus (American Black Bear) [roots found in scats 1% of the time in Ontario] ROA2013