Definition of fungivorous in English:


Line breaks: fun|giv¦or|ous
Pronunciation: /fʌŋˈdʒɪv(ə)rəs


  • Feeding on fungi or mushrooms: a fungivorous arthropod such as a millipede
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    • The members of the tripunctata species group have diverse feeding habits; some are fungivorous and some are ground feeders associated with fallen flowers, small fruits, and decaying pulpy vegetation.
    • These compounds appear to play a role in defending sclerotia from attack by fungivorous insects.
    • It possesses a central columella that is rich in lipids and is a choice food item for fungivorous mammals.

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