Words nearby phytophagous
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Phytophagous, fī-tof′a-gus, adj. feeding on plants—also Phytophag′ic.
The Chrysomelid are other phytophagous insects, dressed in the brightest colours, having short and thick-set bodies.The Insect World|Louis Figuier
We find that a caterpillar form is assumed by phytophagous larv amongst the Lepidoptera, Hymenoptera and Coleoptera.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume II (of 4)|Francis Maitland Balfour
This type is found in some of the phytophagous lizards, as Iguana tuberculata (Figs. 326 and 327).The Anatomy of the Human Peritoneum and Abdominal Cavity|George. S. Huntington
This group contains the phytophagous or herbivorous cetacea.Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon|Robert A. Sterndale