foliicolous

adjective fo·li·ic·o·lous \¦fōlē¦ikələs\

Definition of foliicolous

  1. 1 :  growing upon leaves foliicolous liverworts

  2. 2 :  parasitic upon leaves foliicolous fungi

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Origin and Etymology of foliicolous

International Scientific Vocabulary folii- (from Latin folium leaf) + -colous


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