eremophilous

[ er-uh-mof-uh-luh s ]
/ ˌɛr əˈmɒf ə ləs /

adjective Ecology.

requiring a desert habitat.

Origin of eremophilous

< New Latin eremo- (see eremophyte) + -philous
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019