coprophagic


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coprophagic

(ˌkɒprəˈfædʒɪk)
adj
involving the eating of excrement
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The pig is the most common intermediate host because it is coprophagic.
Along with that, a number of authors (Zlotin and Khodashova 1974, Abaturov 1984) indicate that the accuracy of the results can be affected by the activity of microorganisms and coprophagic animals, and also the effect of the physical factors of the environment in particular geographical zones.