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FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Agaricaceae  Phoma maydis @ BPI (1)

Phoma sorghina @ 880263B (1)

Phoma zeicola @ 357857A (1); 357859B (1); BPI (5); 357859A (1); 357857B (1)
Aleyrodidae  Bemisia tabaci @ CSCA_TCN (1)
Aphalaridae  Aphalara calthae @ CSCA_TCN (1)
Aphididae  Aphis ( @ CSCA_TCN (4); CSUC_TCN (12); NCSU_ENT (11)

Hyalopterus pruni @ CSCA_TCN (1)

Macrosiphum ( @ NCSU (9); CSCA_TCN (5)

Myzus ( @ CSCA_TCN (3)

Rhopalosiphum insertum @ AMNH_PBI (19)

Rhopalosiphum maidis @ AMNH_PBI (46); NCSU (4); CSCA_TCN (5)

Rhopalosiphum nymphaeae @ CSCA_TCN (1)

Rhopalosiphum oxyacanthae-padi @ CSCA_TCN (13)

Rhopalosiphum oxyacanthae @ CSCA_TCN (1)

Rhopalosiphum padi @ CSCA_TCN (10); AMNH_PBI (8)

Rhopalosiphum @ AMNH_PBI (1); CSCA_TCN (5)

Schizaphis graminum @ CSCA_TCN (1)

Sipha flava @ CSCA_TCN (2)

Sitobion ( @ CSCA_TCN (1)

Thecabius ( @ CSCA_TCN (1)
Arctiidae  Acerbia maydis @ BPI (5)
Argynnaceae  Argynna polyhedron @ BPI (5)
Botryosphaeriaceae  Diplodia frumenti @ BPI (11)

Diplodia macrospora @ 369619B (1); 369619A (1); BPI (32); 369629B (1); 369629A (1)

Diplodia macrostoma @ BPI (1)

Diplodia maydis @ BPI (62)

Diplodia natalensis @ BPI (1)

Diplodia zeae @ 370594A (1); 368764A (1); 370594B (1); BPI (60); 368764B (1)

Diplodia @ 368901A (1); BPI (1); 368901B (1)

Dothiorella @ BPI (1)

Phyllosticta maydis @ BPI (1)

Phyllosticta zeae-maydis @ BPI (1)

Phyllosticta zeae @ 355553C (1); 355553B (1); 355553A (1); BPI (3)

Phyllosticta @ 350543A (1); 350543C (1); 350543B (1); 350543D (1)

Sphaeropsis ambigua @ BPI (4)
Braconidae  Lysiphlebus ( @ AMNH_PBI (1)
Cercopidae  Clastoptera xanthocephala @ MEMU_ENT (2)

Philaenus spumarius @ UDCC_TCN (2)
Chaetomiaceae  Chaetomium globosum @ BPI (5)

Chaetomium melioloides @ BPI (2)

Chaetomium olivaceum @ BPI (2)

Chaetomium @ BPI (1)
Chlamydomonadaceae  Sphaerellopsis filum @ 880266B (1)
Chrysopidae  Chrysoperla stenophales @ UCRC_ENT (6)
Cicadellidae  Dalbulus maidis @ MEMU_ENT (26)

Draeculacephala zeae @ MEMU_ENT (51)

Empoasca ( @ AMNH_IZC (1)

Empoasca fabae @ III (1)

Empoasca fabalis @ III (1)

Empoascanara hazarensis @ III (2)

Exitianus exitiosus @ MEMU_ENT (1)

Zyginidia quyumi @ III (3)
Clavicipitaceae  Beauveria bassiana @ BPI (1)

Claviceps gigantea @ BPI (1)

Cordyceps melolonthae @ BPI (1)

Ephelis @ BPI (1)
Coniophoraceae  Coniophora @ BPI (1)
Coreidae  Anasa armigera @ NCSU (1)
Corticiaceae  Corticium pelliculare @ BPI (1)

Rhizoctonia zeae @ BPI (1)
Cyphellaceae  Cyphella minutissima @ BPI (1)
Davidiellaceae  Cladosporium graminum @ BPI (4)

Cladosporium herbarum @ 427167C (1); 427181A (1); 427177C (1); 427172B (1); 427180B (1); 427181C (1); 427167A (1); 427172C (1); 427180A (1); 427183A (1); 427177B (1); 427167B (1); 427172A (1); 427181B (1); 427177A (1); 427183B (1); BPI (15)

Cladosporium tenuissimum @ BPI (1)

Cladosporium zeae @ BPI (2)
Delphacidae  Peregrinus maidis @ UDCC_TCN (11); MEMU_ENT (15)
Diatrypaceae  Anthostoma mortuosum @ BPI (1)
Dictyopharidae  Scolops fumidus @ UDCC_TCN (1)
Didymosphaeriaceae  Didymosphaeria albescens @ BPI (1)
Dothioraceae  Aureobasidium pullulans @ BPI (1)

Metasphaeria hyalospora @ 737323A (1); 737323B (1); BPI (2)
Erysiphaceae  Oidium tenellum @ 409780A (1); 409780B (1)

Oospora lactis @ BPI (1)

Oospora verticillioides @ BPI (4)
Excipulaceae  Dinemasporium bicristatum @ BPI (1)

Dinemasporium graminum @ BPI (1)

Dinemasporium microsporum @ BPI (1)
Fomitopsidaceae  Sporotrichum atropurpureum @ BPI (1)
Geocoridae  Geocoris punctipes @ NCSU (1)

Geocoris uliginosus @ NCSU (1)
Glomerellaceae  Colletotrichum graminicola @ BPI (10)

Colletotrichum lineola @ BPI (9)
Glomosporiaceae  Sorosporium reilianum @ 177095A (1); BPI (23)
Halictidae  Augochlora pura @ CUIC_ENT (2)
Helotiaceae  Cyathicula cyathoidea @ BPI (2)
Hyaloscyphaceae  Dasyscyphus distinctus @ BPI (1)

Haplographium chlorocephalum @ BPI (1)

Haplographium griseum @ BPI (1)
Hypocreaceae  Acrostalagmus fulvus @ BPI (1)
Hyponectriaceae  Physalospora rhodina @ BPI (3)

Physalospora zeicola @ BPI (2)
Lasiosphaeriaceae  Bombardia arachnoidea @ BPI (1)
Leptosphaeriaceae  Coniothyrium zeae @ BPI (1)
Lophiostomataceae  Tetraploa @ BPI (2)

Trichometasphaeria turcica @ BPI (1)
Lygaeidae  Blissus insularis @ NCSU (4)

Blissus leucopterus @ MEMU_ENT (1)
Magnaporthaceae  Clasterosporium maydicum @ BPI (2); 427871B (1); 427870A (1); 427870B (1); 427871A (1)

Clasterosporium olivaceum @ BPI (1)
Marasmiaceae  Marasmiellus paspali @ BPI (1)
Membracidae  Micrutalis calva @ UDCC_TCN (1)
Meruliaceae  Himantia @ BPI (1)
Microascaceae  Graphium penicillioides @ BPI (1)

Scopulariopsis @ BPI (1)

Wardomyces ovalis @ BPI (1)
Microbotryaceae  Sphacelotheca reiliana @ BPI (29)
Miridae  Microtechnites bractatus @ NCSU_ENT (4)

Orthotylus flavosparsus @ NCSU_ENT (1)

Spanagonicus albofasciatus @ NCSU_ENT (6); UDCC_TCN (14)
Monascaceae  Monascus purpureus @ BPI (2)

Monascus ruber @ BPI (1)
Mucoraceae  Mucor @ BPI (1)
Mycosphaerellaceae  Cercospora sorghi @ 441559B (1); BPI (15); 441559A (1)

Cercospora zeae-maydis @ 442567B (1); 442567A (1); BPI (6)

Ramularia @ BPI (1)

Septoria zeicola @ BPI (2)

Septoria @ BPI (1)

Sphaerulina maydis @ BPI (1)
Mymaridae  Anagrus columbi @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Anagrus virlai @ UCRC_ENT (12)

Gonatocerus @ UCRC_ENT (1)
Nectriaceae  Fusarium boothii @ BPI (1)

Fusarium diversisporum @ BPI (2)

Fusarium globosum @ BPI (1)

Fusarium graminearum @ 451312A (1)

Fusarium graminum @ BPI (3)

Fusarium heterosporum @ BPI (1)

Fusarium maydiperdum @ BPI (2)

Fusarium moniliforme @ BPI (15)

Fusarium polymorphum @ BPI (1)

Fusarium rimosum @ BPI (3)

Fusarium roseum @ BPI (12)

Fusarium viticola @ 451312B (1)

Fusarium zeae @ BPI (1)

Fusarium @ 451655A (1); 451657C (1); 451655B (1); BPI (8); 451657B (1); 451657A (1)

Fusisporium aurantiacum @ BPI (1)

Gibberella pulicaris @ BPI (10)

Gibberella saubinetii @ BPI (44)

Gibberella zeae @ BPI (12)

Gibberella @ BPI (4)

Nectria giberelloides @ BPI (3)

Nectria ochroleuca @ BPI (1)
Odontotremataceae  Odontotrema rhopalospermum @ BPI (3)
Orbiliaceae  Orbilia leucostigma @ BPI (1)

Orbilia @ BPI (3)
Patellariaceae  Patellaria atrata @ BPI (1)
Pentatomidae  Chlorochroa sayi @ AMNH_IZC (1)

Euschistus servus @ UDCC_TCN (2)

Euschistus variolarius @ UDCC_TCN (2)

Hymenarcys nervosa @ MEMU_ENT (2)

Hymenarcys @ MEMU_ENT (4)

Stiretrus anchorago @ MEMU_ENT (1)

Thyanta custator @ UDCC_TCN (1)
Peronosporaceae  Peronospora matthiolae @ BPI (1)

Peronospora maydis @ BPI (9)
Phaeosphaeriaceae  Eudarluca australis @ BPI (1)

Leptosphaeria arundinacea @ 620410B (1); BPI (1); 620410A (1)

Leptosphaeria hyalospora @ BPI (1)

Leptosphaeria luctuosa @ BPI (1)

Leptosphaeria maydis @ BPI (2); 621164A (1); 621164B (1)

Leptosphaeria orthogramma @ BPI (12)

Leptosphaeria punctiformis @ BPI (2)

Leptosphaeria @ BPI (2)

Ophiobolus acuminatus @ BPI (1)

Phaeosphaeria maydis @ BPI (1)

Stagonospora @ BPI (1)
Phyllachoraceae  Gibellina rehmiana @ BPI (1)

Phyllachora graminis @ BPI (1)

Phyllachora maydis @ BPI (43)
Physodermataceae  Physoderma maydis @ BPI (13)

Physoderma miyabei @ BPI (14)

Physoderma zeae-maydis @ 796007A (1); BPI (68); 796009A (1); 795991A (1); 796012A (1)

Physoderma @ BPI (86)
Piedraiaceae  Trichosporum sphaericum @ BPI (4)
Pleomassariaceae  Helminthosporium carbonum @ BPI (34)

Helminthosporium cookei @ BPI (1)

Helminthosporium curvulum @ BPI (9)

Helminthosporium folliculatum @ BPI (1)

Helminthosporium inconspicuum @ BPI (14)

Helminthosporium maydis @ 429578C (1); 429545A (1); 429605B (1); 429545B (1); 429605A (1); BPI (82); 429578A (1); 429578D (1); 429578B (1)

Helminthosporium rostratum @ BPI (10)

Helminthosporium sorokinianum @ BPI (2)

Helminthosporium tessarthra @ BPI (1)

Helminthosporium turcicum @ 431093D (1); 431158A (1); 431092B (1); 431257A (1); 431092A (1); 796009B (1); 431093C (1); 431367A (1); 864495A (1); BPI (343); 796007B (1); 431367B (1); 431158B (1); 431093B (1); 431178B (1); 796012B (1); 431178A (1); 431257B (1); 431093A (1); 868308A (1); 795991B (1)

Helminthosporium @ BPI (19)
Pleosporaceae  Alternaria fasciculata @ BPI (3); 446340B (1); 446341B (1); 446341A (1); 446340A (1)

Alternaria tenuis @ BPI (5)

Alternaria @ BPI (4); 445877B (1); 445877A (1); 864495B (1); 868308B (1); 445877D (1); 445877E (1); 445877C (1)

Bipolaris maydis @ 880263A (1)

Cochliobolus carbonum @ BPI (2)

Cochliobolus heterostrophus @ 626723A (1); 626722B (1); 626725B (1); BPI (35); 626730B (1); 626724A (1); 626725A (1); 626722A (1); 626723B (1); 626724B (1); 626730A (1)

Cochliobolus intermedius @ BPI (1)

Cochliobolus lunatus @ BPI (1)

Cochliobolus spicifer @ BPI (1)

Curvularia eragrostidis @ 443654A (1); 443654B (1)

Curvularia geniculata @ BPI (1)

Curvularia lunata @ BPI (5)

Epicoccum effusum @ BPI (1)

Epicoccum neglectum @ 453576A (1); BPI (14); 453581B (1); 453575B (1); 453576B (1); 453581A (1); 453575A (1); 453588B (1); 453588A (1)

Epicoccum purpurascens @ BPI (5)

Epicoccum @ 868308C (1); 864495C (1)

Exserohilum prolatum @ BPI (2)

Macrosporium culmorum @ BPI (1)

Macrosporium maydis @ BPI (4)

Macrosporium @ BPI (3)

Pithomyces chartarum @ 451189B (1); 451189A (1)

Pseudocochliobolus lunatus @ BPI (2)

Stemphylium @ 444775B (1); 444775A (1); 444775C (1)
Polyporaceae  Polyporus flavus @ BPI (1)

Poria cocos @ BPI (2)
Pucciniaceae  Puccinia graminis @ BPI (1)

Puccinia maydis @ BPI (25)

Puccinia pallescens @ 847636B (1); BPI (5)

Puccinia polysora @ BPI (109); 093821B (1); 093821A (1); 093777A (1)

Puccinia purpurea @ BPI (2)

Puccinia rubigo-vera @ BPI (1)

Puccinia sessilis @ BPI (1)

Puccinia smyrnii @ BPI (1)

Puccinia sorghi @ 104359A (1); 103722A (1); 104359B (1); 104394A (1); 880266A (1); 104393B (1); 103807A (1); 103807B (1); 104416B (1); 852238B (1); 104393A (1); BPI (519); 104360B (1); 103698B (1); 847636A (1); 104394B (1); 104416A (1); 847646A (1); 103698A (1); 104392B (1); 103722B (1); 093777B (1); 103771A (1); 104395A (1); 104360A (1); 103872A (1); 103872B (1); 103771B (1); 104392A (1); 104395B (1)

Puccinia @ 042443A (1); 042443B (1)
Pythiaceae  Phytophthora cactorum @ BPI (2)
Reduviidae  Zelus longipes @ UCR_ENT (1)
Schizophyllaceae  Schizophyllum commune @ BPI (3)
Sclerosporaceae  Sclerospora graminicola @ BPI (1)

Sclerospora javanica @ BPI (2)

Sclerospora maydis @ BPI (2)

Sclerospora philippinensis @ BPI (5)

Sclerospora sacchari @ BPI (1)

Sclerospora sorghi @ BPI (2)

Sclerospora spontanea @ BPI (1)
Sclerotiniaceae  Botrytis cinerea @ 412650B (1); 412650A (1)

Monilia martinii @ BPI (1)

Monilia sitophila @ BPI (5)
Sordariaceae  Sordaria appendiculata @ BPI (1)
Steccherinaceae  Irpex @ BPI (1)
Stictidaceae  Stictis arundinacea @ BPI (1)

Stictis radiata @ 668797A (1); 668797B (1); BPI (4)
Trichocomaceae  Aspergillus flavus @ BPI (2)

Aspergillus fuliginosus @ BPI (4)

Aspergillus glaucus @ BPI (4)

Aspergillus niger @ BPI (1)

Aspergillus @ BPI (1)

Penicillium crustaceum @ BPI (1)

Penicillium @ BPI (1)
Tubeufiaceae  Helicomyces mirabilis @ BPI (1)

Helicomyces roseus @ BPI (1)

Helicosporium griseum @ BPI (1)

Helicosporium lumbricoides @ BPI (3)
Turritellidae  Vermicularia relicina @ BPI (1)
Typhulaceae  Pistillaria linearis @ BPI (1)

Sclerotium bataticola @ BPI (4)

Sclerotium rolfsii @ BPI (3)

Sclerotium @ BPI (3)
Ulidiidae  Physiphora demandata @ UCRC_ENT (1)
Ustilaginaceae  Sporisorium reilianum @ BPI (1)

Ustilago fischeri @ BPI (3)

Ustilago maydis @ BPI (304); 177095B (1)

Ustilago reiliana @ BPI (2)

Ustilago zeae @ BPI (8)
Venturiaceae  Gibbera pulicaris @ BPI (1)
Xylariaceae  Sphaeria orthogramma @ BPI (1)

Sphaeria zeae @ BPI (2)
_  Acremoniella atra @ BPI (1)

Acremoniella verrucosa @ 423097A (1); 423097B (1)

Acrothecium lunatum @ BPI (1)

Angiopsora zeae @ 852238A (1); 026912A (1); 847646B (1); 026912B (1); BPI (56)

Ascochyta zeae @ BPI (1)

Astragoxyphium catalpae @ BPI (1)

Bactridium @ BPI (1)

Basisporium gallarum @ BPI (5)

Botryodiplodia theobromae @ BPI (1)

Cephalosporium @ 409999A (1); 409999B (1)

Cephalothecium roseum @ BPI (1)

Chinaria mexicana @ AMNH_IZC (1)

Coniosporium gecevi @ BPI (4)

Eucarazzia elegans @ CSCA_TCN (1)

Gloeocercospora sorghi @ BPI (5)

Gymnosporium arundinis @ BPI (1)

Hobsonia mirabilis @ BPI (2)

Hyalothyridium @ BPI (1)

Isariopsis subulata @ BPI (4)

Karschia imperfecta @ BPI (1)

Macrodiplodia zeae @ 368713B (1); 368709A (1); 368713A (1); 368709B (1)

Macrophomina phaseolina @ BPI (9)

Melanops @ BPI (7)

Monotospora nigra @ BPI (1)

Myrothecium ellipsosporum @ 454185C (1); 454185A (1); 454185B (1); 454185D (1)

Mystrosporium erectum @ BPI (1)

Nigrospora oryzae @ BPI (3)

Nigrospora sphaerica @ BPI (3); 423075A (1); 423075B (1)

Nigrospora @ 423040A (1); 423040B (1)

Pachybasium hamatum @ BPI (1)

Papularia sphaerosperma @ BPI (1)

Pellicularia filamentosa @ BPI (1)

Periconia digitata @ BPI (1)

Perisporium vulgare @ BPI (4)

Phaeocytostroma istrica @ BPI (1)

Physopella zeae @ 156748B (1); 156748A (1); BPI (8)

Plenophysa mirabilis @ BPI (1)

Pleocyta sacchari @ BPI (1)

Rhopographus zeae @ BPI (1)

Septosporium praelongum @ BPI (1)

Spegazzinia tessarthra @ BPI (3)

Spicaria @ BPI (1)

Sporidesmium maydis @ BPI (2)

Stenocarpella zeae @ BPI (1)

Sterigmatocystis nigra @ BPI (1)

Sterigmatocystis sulphurea @ BPI (1)

Sterigmatocystis variabilis @ BPI (1)

Torula herbarum @ BPI (1)

Trichaegum atrum @ BPI (1)

Trichothecium roseum @ BPI (2)

Ustilaginoidea virens @ BPI (5)

Zygodesmus chlorochaetes @ BPI (1)

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Kingdom Plantae  
 Phylum Tracheophyta  
 Class Magnoliopsida  
 Order Poales  
 Family Poaceae  
 Genus Zea  
  Zea mays    L. 
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Zea mays L.
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General Information
Symbol: ZEMA
Group: Monocot
Family: Poaceae
Duration: Annual
Growth Habit : Graminoid
Native Status : CAN   I
L48   I
PB   I
PR   I
VI   I
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image for native, but no county data Native, No County Data image for introduced, but no county data Introduced, No County Data both introduced and native, but no county data Both, No County Data
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   

Images

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Steve Hurst. Provided by ARS Systematic Botany and Mycology Laboratory . Bolivia, Cochabamba. Usage Requirements .

Hitchcock, A.S. (rev. A. Chase). 1950. Manual of the grasses of the United States . USDA Miscellaneous Publication No. 200. Washington, DC. 1950. Usage Requirements .

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Synonyms

Classification

Click on a scientific name below to expand it in the PLANTS Classification Report.
Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Liliopsida – Monocotyledons
Subclass Commelinidae
Order Cyperales
Family Poaceae ⁄ Gramineae – Grass family
Genus Zea L. – corn
Species Zea mays L. – corn

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 3 subspecies of Zea mays . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for subspecies profiles. Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend Distribution of <i>
Zea mays</i>
L. ssp. <i>
mays </i>
Zea mays ssp. mays
corn Distribution of <i>
Zea mays</i>
L. ssp. <i>
parviglumis</i>
Iltis & Doebley
Zea mays ssp. parviglumis
corn Distribution of <i>
Zea mays</i>
L. ssp. <i>
parviglumis</i>
Iltis & Doebley var. <i>
huehuetenangensis </i>
Zea mays ssp. parviglumis var. huehuetenangensis
maize

Legal Status

U.S. Weed Information
Zea mays corn This plant can be weedy or invasive according to the authoritative sources noted below.This plant may be known by one or more common names in different places, and some are listed above. Click on an acronym to view each weed list, or click here for a composite list of Weeds of the U.S.
SWSS Southern Weed Science Society. 1998. Weeds of the United States and Canada. CD-ROM . Southern Weed Science Society. Champaign, Illinois.

Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

Related Links

More Accounts and Images
ARS Germplasm Resources Information Network (ZEMA)
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ZEMA)
Jepson Interchange (University of California - Berkeley) (ZEMA)
Kemper Center for Home Gardening (ZEMA)
Native American Ethnobotany (University of Michigan - Dearborn) (ZEMA)
The Grass Manual on the Web - Treatment (ZEMA)
The Grass Manual on the Web - Illustration (ZEMA)
The Grass Manual on the Web - Map (ZEMA)
USF Atlas of Florida Vascular Plants (ZEMA)
Related Websites
AZ-Southwest Exotic Plant Information Clearinghouse (ZEMA)
FAO-Animal Feed Resources Information System (ZEMA)
FAO-Grassland Species Profiles (ZEMA)
GRAMENE-Browse the Maize Genome (ZEMA)
IA-Grasses of Iowa (ZEMA)
IN-Center for New Crops and Plants Products (ZEMA)
MaizeGDB (ZEMA)
OH-Ohio State University Seed Biology (ZEMA)
OR-Forage Information System (ZEMA)
The Great Corn Adventure (ZEMA)
Tropical Forages (ZEMA)
UK-Plants For A Future (ZEMA)

Wildlife

Food

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

Cover

Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds
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.

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
Moderate Average 10-25% of diet Occasional source of cover


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Zea mays
Zea mays
Maize
ID: 3333 1111 0308 0042 [detail]
© University and Jepson Herbaria

Zea mays
Zea mays
Corn
ID: 0000 0000 0906 0006 [detail]
© 2006 Luigi Rignanese

Zea mays
Zea mays
Corn
ID: 0000 0000 0906 0011 [detail]
© 2006 Luigi Rignanese

Zea mays
Zea mays
ID: 0000 0000 0107 2077 [detail]
© 2007 Louis-M. Landry

Zea mays
Zea mays
Grain Maize
ID: 0000 0000 1010 2099 [detail]
© 2010 Dr.Thomas K. Voekler

Zea mays
Zea mays
Corn
ID: 6666 6666 0811 0152 [detail]
Gerald and Buff Corsi
© 2011 California Academy of Sciences

Zea mays
Zea mays
Corn
ID: 6666 6666 0811 0153 [detail]
Gerald and Buff Corsi
© 2011 California Academy of Sciences

Zea mays
Zea mays
Corn
ID: 6666 6666 0811 0154 [detail]
Gerald and Buff Corsi
© 2011 California Academy of Sciences

Zea mays
Zea mays
Corn
ID: 6666 6666 0514 0191 [detail]
Gerald and Buff Corsi
© 2014 California Academy of Sciences

Zea mays
Zea mays
Corn
ID: 6666 6666 0514 0192 [detail]
Gerald and Buff Corsi
© 2014 California Academy of Sciences

Zea mays
Zea mays
Corn
ID: 6666 6666 0514 0193 [detail]
Gerald and Buff Corsi
© 2014 California Academy of Sciences

Zea mays
Zea mays
ID: 0000 0000 0717 1091 [detail]
© 2017 Zoya Akulova

Zea mays ssp. mays
Zea mays ssp. mays
Maize, Corn
ID: 0000 0000 0906 1054 [detail]
© 2006 Joseph Dougherty, M.D./ecology.org

Zea mays ssp. mays
Zea mays ssp. mays
Maize, Corn
ID: 0000 0000 0906 1055 [detail]
© 2006 Joseph Dougherty, M.D./ecology.org

Zea mays ssp. mays
Zea mays ssp. mays
Maize, Corn
ID: 0000 0000 0906 1056 [detail]
© 2006 Joseph Dougherty, M.D./ecology.org

Zea mays ssp. mays
Zea mays ssp. mays
Maize, Corn
ID: 0000 0000 0906 1057 [detail]
© 2006 Joseph Dougherty, M.D./ecology.org

Zea mays ssp. mays
Zea mays ssp. mays
Maize, Corn
ID: 0000 0000 0906 1058 [detail]
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Number of matches : 5
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Zea mays ssp. mays
Zea mays ssp. mays
Maize, Corn
ID: 0000 0000 0906 1054 [detail]
© 2006 Joseph Dougherty, M.D./ecology.org

Zea mays ssp. mays
Zea mays ssp. mays
Maize, Corn
ID: 0000 0000 0906 1055 [detail]
© 2006 Joseph Dougherty, M.D./ecology.org

Zea mays ssp. mays
Zea mays ssp. mays
Maize, Corn
ID: 0000 0000 0906 1056 [detail]
© 2006 Joseph Dougherty, M.D./ecology.org

Zea mays ssp. mays
Zea mays ssp. mays
Maize, Corn
ID: 0000 0000 0906 1057 [detail]
© 2006 Joseph Dougherty, M.D./ecology.org

Zea mays ssp. mays
Zea mays ssp. mays
Maize, Corn
ID: 0000 0000 0906 1058 [detail]
© 2006 Joseph Dougherty, M.D./ecology.org

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