exophagous

exophagous

(ɛkˈsɒfəɡəs)
adj
1. (Zoology) entomol (of an insect larva) living on the outside of, and feeding upon, the host
2. (Anthropology & Ethnology) practising cannibalism outside of the tribe or family
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Based on the present work and the Stiling and Rossi (1996) gall study done in very similar habitats we suggest that, in stressful habitats like salt marshes, endophagous feeders may be more likely to be involved in tri-trophic interactions than exophagous feeders.