aeropsammophil


aeropsammophil
a reproductive guild (q.v.) where eggs are hidden on a beach. Spawning occurs above the high tide mark and eggs and embryos hatch at the next high tide when surf action gives the cue, e.g. Leuresthes tenuis

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.


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