Definition of Xylophagan. Meaning of Xylophagan. Synonyms of Xylophagan

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Definition of Xylophagan

Xylophagan Xy*loph"a*gan, n. [See Xylophagous.] (Zo["o]l.) (a) One of a tribe of beetles whose larv[ae] bore or live in wood. (b) Any species of Xylophaga. (c) Any one of the Xylophagides.

Meaning of Xylophagan from wikipedia

- Xylophagy is a term used in ecology to describe the habits of an herbivorous animal whose diet consists primarily (often solely) of wood. The word derives...