Encyclopedia of Entomology

2008 Edition
| Editors: John L. Capinera

Forbivory

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-6359-6_3864

Feeding on broad-leaf plants (i.e., forbs), but not grasses. Such arthropods are said to be forbivorous or forbivores.

 Food Habits of Insects

 Herbivory

 Graminivory

 Phytophagy

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