ammophilous

ammophilous

(æˈmɒfɪləs)
adj
(of organisms) living or growing in sand
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The site features four types of habitat, while the dune ecosystems are home to several endemic species of plants, many of which are ammophilous and their populations in Cyprus have decreased significantly due to intensive exploitation of sandy beaches.
1964--The ammophilous vegetation of the Western Peloponnesos coasts--Vegetatio 12: 223-287.