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SUMAC
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FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Andrenidae  Andrena brevipalpis @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Andrena chlorura @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Andrena w-scripta @ CUIC_ENT (1)
Aphelinidae  Encarsia @ UCRC_ENT (2)

Encarsia flava @ UCRC_ENT (1)
Aphididae  Melaphis rhois @ AMNH_PBI (1)
Apidae  Bombus appositus @ EMEC (1)

Bombus centralis @ EMEC (2)

Bombus citrinus @ CUIC_ENT (2)

Bombus insularis @ EMEC (1)

Bombus melanopygus @ EMEC (1)

Bombus ternarius @ UCRC_ENT (2)

Ceratina strenua @ AMNH_BEE (4)
Calophyidae  Calophya californica @ UCR_ENT (1)
Cicadellidae  Balclutha neglecta @ UCR_ENT (1)
Cicadidae  Tibicen lyricen @ MEMU_ENT (3)
Coccidae  Parasaissetia nigra @ CSCA_TCN (1)
Colletidae  Colletes nudus @ AMNH_BEE (2)

Hylaeus polifolii @ UCRC_ENT (1)
Diaspididae  Aspidiotus nerii @ CSCA_TCN (1)
Dryinidae  Anteon funestum @ UCRC_ENT (1)
Halictidae  Halictus confusus @ AMNH_BEE (1); CUIC_ENT (1)

Halictus parallelus @ AMNH_BEE (2)

Halictus rubicundus @ CUIC_ENT (1)

Halictus tripartitus @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Lasioglossum @ UCRC_ENT (4)
Megachilidae  Heriades occidentalis @ UCRC_ENT (9)

Hoplitis producta @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Osmia montana @ EMEC (1)
Melittidae  Macropis nuda @ CUIC_ENT (1)
Miridae  Usingerella bakeri @ AMNH_PBI (1)
Pteromalidae  Lyrcus @ UCRC_ENT (1)
Thyreocoridae  Corimelaena pulicaria @ NCSU (1)
_  unknown unknown @ AMNH_PBI (6)

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Rhus L.
sumac

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General Information
Symbol: RHUS
Group: Dicot
Family: Anacardiaceae
Duration:  
Growth Habit :  
Native Status : CAN   N
HI   N
L48   I,N
PB   N
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Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   

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Synonyms

Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Rosidae
Order Sapindales
Family Anacardiaceae – Sumac family
Genus Rhus L. – sumac

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 20 species of Rhus . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for species profiles. Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend Distribution of <i>
Rhus aromatica</i>
Aiton
Rhus aromatica
fragrant sumac Distribution of <i>
Rhus ×ashei</i>
(Small) Greene (pro sp.), database artifact (pro sp.) [<i>
glabra × michauxii</i>
]
Rhus ×ashei [ glabra × michauxii ]
Ashe's sumac Distribution of <i>
Rhus ×borealis</i>
Greene [<i>
glabra × typhina</i>
]
Rhus ×borealis [ glabra × typhina ]
hybrid sumac Distribution of <i>
Rhus chinensis</i>
Mill.
Rhus chinensis
Chinese sumac Distribution of <i>
Rhus copallinum</i>
L.
Rhus copallinum
winged sumac Distribution of <i>
Rhus coriaria</i>
L.
Rhus coriaria
Sicilian sumac Distribution of <i>
Rhus glabra</i>
L.
Rhus glabra
smooth sumac Distribution of <i>
Rhus integrifolia</i>
(Nutt.) W.H. Brewer & S. Watson
Rhus integrifolia
lemonade sumac Distribution of <i>
Rhus kearneyi</i>
F.A. Barkley
Rhus kearneyi
Kearney's sumac Distribution of <i>
Rhus lancea</i>
L. f.
Rhus lancea
African sumac Distribution of <i>
Rhus lanceolata</i>
(A. Gray) Britton
Rhus lanceolata
prairie sumac Distribution of <i>
Rhus michauxii</i>
Sarg.
Rhus michauxii
false poison sumac Distribution of <i>
Rhus microphylla</i>
Engelm. ex A. Gray
Rhus microphylla
littleleaf sumac Distribution of <i>
Rhus ovata</i>
S. Watson
Rhus ovata
sugar sumac Distribution of <i>
Rhus punjabensis</i>
J.L. Stewart ex Brandis
Rhus punjabensis
Distribution of <i>
Rhus sandwicensis</i>
A. Gray
Rhus sandwicensis
neneleau Distribution of <i>
Rhus taitensis</i>
Guill.
Rhus taitensis
Distribution of <i>
Rhus trilobata</i>
Nutt.
Rhus trilobata
skunkbush sumac Distribution of <i>
Rhus typhina</i>
L.
Rhus typhina
staghorn sumac Distribution of <i>
Rhus virens</i>
Lindh. ex A. Gray
Rhus virens
evergreen sumac

Legal Status

Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

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Integrated Taxonomic Information System (RHUS)
Jepson Interchange (University of California - Berkeley) (RHUS)

Wildlife

Food

Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds
Gee Moderate
Martin Low Moderate Low
Yarrow Low Low Low Low

Cover

Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds
Gee
Martin
Yarrow

Sources

Martin, A.C., H.S. Zim, and A.L. Nelson. 1951. American wildlife and plants: A guide to wildlife food habits . Dover Publications. New York.
Yarrow, G.K., and D.T. Yarrow. 1999. Managing wildlife . Sweet Water Press. Birmingham.
Gee, K.L., M.D. Porter, S. Demarais, F.C. Bryant, and G.V. Vreede. 1994. White-tailed deer: Their foods and management in the Cross Timbers . Ardmore.

Description of Values

Value Class Food Cover
High Average 25-50% of diet Regular source of cover
Low 5-10% of diet Infrequently used as cover
Minor 2-5% of diet Sparsely used as cover