hyperparasitic


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hyperparasitic

(ˌhaɪpəˌpærəˈsɪtɪk)
adj
(Biology) resembling a parasite that lives off another parasite
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Material bred from whiteflies is typically assumed to be hyperparasitic on aphelinid primary parasitoids developing in the same host (Viggiani 1982; Evans 2007).
Diversity and partial characterization of putative virulence determinants in Pasteuria penetrans the hyperparasitic bacterium of root knot nematodes (Meloidogyne spp.).
Zhao, "Dynamic complexities in a hyperparasitic system with prolonged diapause for host," Chaos, Solitons and Fractals, vol.