euryokous
adapted to numerous ecological niches. Opposite of stenokous

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • stenokous — adapted for a few specific ecological niches. Opposite of euryokous …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • euroky — [yo͞o΄rē ō′kēyo͞o rō′kē] n. 〚contr. < euryoky /span> EURY + oky < Gr oikia, a dwelling, akin to oikos, house: see ECO 〛 Biol. the ability of an organism to live under variable environmental conditions: opposed to STENOKY …   Universalium

  • euroky — [yo͞o΄rē ō′kēyo͞o rō′kē] n. [contr. < euryoky < EURY + oky < Gr oikia, a dwelling, akin to oikos, house: see ECO ] Biol. the ability of an organism to live under variable environmental conditions: opposed to STENOKY: also euryoky… …   English World dictionary

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