phytosuccivorous

[ fahy-toh-suh k-siv-er-uh s ]
/ ˌfaɪ toʊ səkˈsɪv ər əs /

adjective

feeding on sap, as certain sucking insects.

Origin of phytosuccivorous

phyto- + succi-, combining form of Latin succus juice (see succulent) + -vorous
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