omnivory


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omnivory

(ɒmˈnɪvərɪ)
n
(Zoology) the state of being omnivorous
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Adaptations for omnivory may allow the bonnetheads to be generalists as opposed to strictly predators, giving them flexibility to consume both plants and protein," Leigh said.
A seventh-century Stockholm grave, for instance, was found to contain a Buddha statue, a tribute to the Vikings' long-distance contacts and religious omnivory.
Results of Ley et al [31] indicated that both host diet and phylogeny influence bacterial diversity, which increased from carnivory to omnivory and then to herbivory.
Invasive ants are generally recognized by their extreme aggression and broad omnivory.
Approximately 400 species are described for the Neotropics, among which is observed a pronounced polymorphism and very often omnivory.
Chaos control via feeding switching in an omnivory system.
Potential for omnivory and apparent intraguild predation in rocky intertidal herbivore assemblages from northern Chile.
Potential omnivory of the sea urchin Diadema antillarum?
In fact, Macrobrachium rosenbergii has been the most cultivated species on a commercial scale with a production representing an excellent alternative to agribusiness, due to its biological characteristics such as growth, omnivory, high fertility and resistance to disease.