Wildlife Feeding
on Wild Strawberry
(Fragaria spp.)

Wildlife Species
Scientific Name Common Name
Bonasa umbellus* ** Ruffed Grouse
Tympanuchus cupido* Greater Prairie Chicken
Phasianus colchicus* Ring-necked Pheasant
Conuropsis carolinensis* Carolina Parakeet
Ectopistes migratorius* Passenger Pigeon
Corvus brachyrhynchos* American Crow
Toxostoma rufum* Brown Thrasher
Turdus migratorius* American Robin
Hylocichla fuscescens* Veery
Pipilo erythrophthalmus* Eastern Towhee
Melospiza georgiana* Swamp Sparrow
Zonotrichia albicollis* White-throated Sparrow
Odocoileus virginianus** White-tailed Deer
Sylvilagus floridanus** Cottontail Rabbit
Marmota monax** Groundhog
Didelphis virginiana* Opossum
Mephitis mephitis* Striped Skunk
Sciurus niger* Fox Squirrel
Tamiasciurus hudsonicus* Red Squirrel
Spermophilus franklini* Franklin Ground Squirrel
Tamias striatus* Eastern Chipmunk
Peromyscus leucopus* White-footed Mouse
Peromyscus  maniculatus* Deer Mouse
Microtus pennsylvanicus** Meadow Vole
Terrapene carolina* Eastern Box Turtle
Terrapene ornata* Ornate Box Turtle
Clemmys insculpta* Wood Turtle

*feeds on fruits, **feeds on foliage, extinct, personal observation

Sources: Martin et al. (1951/1961), Schorger (1955), Snyder (2004),
Hamilton (1941), Ernst et al. (1994), Lagler (1943)

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