coccidophagous

adjective
coc·​ci·​doph·​a·​gous

Definition of coccidophagous

: feeding on scales coccidophagous ladybugs — compare vedalia

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History and Etymology for coccidophagous

coccid + -o- + -phagous

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“Coccidophagous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/coccidophagous. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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