anthobian
n. [Gr. anthos, flowers; bios, life]
Feeding on flowers.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • Anthobian — An*tho bi*an, n. [Gr. a nqos flower + bi os life.] (Zo[ o]l.) A beetle which feeds on flowers. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • anthobian — …   Useful english dictionary

  • anthophilous — adj. [Gr. anthos, flower; philein, to love] Designating attraction to or feeding on flowers; anthobian …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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