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herbivores
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
S Biological Sciences
Definition
An animal that feeds on plant substances.
Definition Source
Schwarz, Charles F.; Thor, Edward C.; Elsner, Gary H. 1976. Wildland planning glossary. Gen. Tech. Rep. PSW-13. Berkeley, Calif.: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/31997.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/31997
Used For
folivores
folivorous organisms
folivory
herbivory
phytophagy
Broader Term
heterotrophs
Narrower Term
frugivores
granivores
herbivorous fish
phytophagous insects
phytophagous mites
Related Term
browse plants
browsing
defoliation
grazing intensity
omnivores
prey species
tritrophic interactions
Spanish
herbívoros
Term Number
31997