Definition of Myrmecophiles

1. Noun. (plural of myrmecophile) ¹



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Definition of Myrmecophiles

1. myrmecophile [n] - See also: myrmecophile

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Myrmecophiles

myristylbenzylmorphine
myrmeco-
myrmecochory
myrmecodomatia
myrmecodomatium
myrmecological
myrmecologies
myrmecologist
myrmecologists
myrmecology
myrmecophage
myrmecophages
myrmecophagous
myrmecophagy
myrmecophile
myrmecophiles (current term)
myrmecophilous
myrmecophyte
myrmecophytes
myrmecophytic
myrmicine
myrmidones
myrmidonian
myrmidons
myrmomancy
myrobalan
myrobalan plum
myrobalans
myronic
myronic acid

Literary usage of Myrmecophiles

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Entomologist's Record and Journal of Variation by James William Tutt, Malcolm Burr (1890)
"... Sin., probably myrmecophilous in the larval stage, and a few notes on some other myrmecophiles. By H. ST. JK DONISTHORPE, FZS, FES Syst. Cat., 1849, p. ..."

2. Insects and Human Welfare: An Account of the More Important Relations of by Charles Thomas Brues (1920)
"Like the less highly adapted myrmecophiles, the tiny denizens of the human household live as tolerated or persecuted guests, for hardly any would be ..."

3. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1902)
"which occur here commonly seem to harbor a larger number and a greater range of myrmecophiles than any other restricted group of ants with which we are ..."

4. The Canadian Entomologist by Entomological Society of Canada (1863-1871), Entomological Society of Canada (1951- ), Entomological Society of Ontario (1895)
"... the main body of the work, giving a short history of the study of myrmecophiles and ... much for myrmecophiles. The termites do not support such a ..."

5. Entomological News and Proceedings of the Entomological Section of the by Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia Entomological Section (1903)
"There have recently come into my hands, through the kindness of Dr. William M. Wheeler, some specimens of interesting myrmecophiles collected and observed ..."

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