adj. [Gr. allos, other; kryptos, conceal]Concealing; said of organisms that conceal themselves with coverings of other organisms or with inanimate materials.
Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. A.R. Maggenti and S.L. Gardne. 2005.
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allocryptic — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ adjective Etymology: all + cryptic : imitating other objects for concealment by a covering of extraneous things an allocryptic hermit crab in a sponge … Useful english dictionary
allocryptic — al·lo·cryp·tic … English syllables
Animal colouration — has been a topic of interest and research in biology for well over a century. Colours may be cryptic (functioning as an adaptation allowing the prevention of prey detection; aposematic (functioning as a warning of unprofitability) or may be the… … Wikipedia