epizoism
An association in which animals live on others for substrate requirements [Ingle, 1983].

Crustacea glossary. . 2011.

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  • epizoism — See epizoic. * * * …   Universalium

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  • epizoism — noun see epizoic …   Useful english dictionary

  • epizoic — epizoism, n. /ep euh zoh ik/, adj. Biol. externally parasitic. [1855 60; EPIZO(ON) + IC] * * * …   Universalium

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