entomophagous


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en·to·moph·a·gous

 (ĕn′tə-mŏf′ə-gəs)
adj.
Feeding on insects; insectivorous.

entomophagous

(ˌɛntəˈmɒfəɡəs)
adj
(Zoology) feeding mainly on insects; insectivorous

en•to•moph•a•gous

(ˌɛn təˈmɒf ə gəs)

adj.
feeding on insects.
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This type of selective spraying may also protect other entomophagous insect populations from being decimated (Kuznetsov 1997).
These entomophagous insects help reduce naturally, sometimes substantially, populations of Tephritidae and Lonchaeidae pests in the field (Uchoa et al.
Quality assessment and control in entomophagous insects used for biological control.