cyanophilous


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cyanophilous

[¦sī·ə¦näf·ə·ləs]
(biology)
Having an affinity for blue or green dyes.
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The Role of Euendolithic Fungi, Cyanobacteria, and Cyanophilous Lichens
intertexta and enough for the growth of coccoid cyanobacteria and cyanophilous lichens.
Most of the sandstone surface in this site is covered by epilithic lichens, with a dominance of those with Chlorophyceae as phycobiont; cyanophilous lichens grow as well.