geophilic

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geophilic

(ˌdʒiːəʊˈfɪlɪk) or

geophilous

adj
(Biology) spending life, or a stage of life, underground
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Out of 29 species of grasshoppers seven were geophiles, while 16 were phytophiles and remaining six were Intermediate.
Key words: Thar, biodiversity, Acrididae, Pyrgomorphidae, Tetrigidae, Criotettix, geophiles, phytophiles grasshoppers.