autocoprophagy


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autocoprophagy

(ˌɔːtəʊkəˈprɒfədʒɪ)
n
the consumption of one's own faeces
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The observation of 22 incidents of autocoprophagy under light microscopy during 24 h of study suggests that autocoprophagy in Crepidula fornicata is not a rare event, occurring with similar frequency as food pouch particle-mucus ball ingestion.