epizoic

(redirected from epizoites)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • adj

Antonyms for epizoic

living or growing on the exterior surface of an animal usually as a parasite

References in periodicals archive ?
These factors include slower growth rate (that is longer intermoults period) in female crabs and possible differences in the feeding and migratory habits between the sexes that may result in different prevalence of epizoites.
Morphometry, Reporduction, Diet and Epizoites of Ovalipes Sfephenseni Williams, 1976 (Decapoda, Brachyura).
Morphometry, respiration, diet and epizoites of Ovalipes stephensoni Williams, 1976 (Decapoda, Brachyura).