entomophilous

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Related to entomophily: Ornithophily, Anemophily

entomophilous

[‚ent·ə′mäf·ə·ləs]
(ecology)
Pollinated by insects.
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The disproportionate association of anemophily and dioecy or dimorphism at the specific and generic level is contrary to earlier observations of dimorphism associated with entomophily at the species level in the Hawaiian Islands (Carlquist 1974, Bawa 1980).
Entomophily and nectar secretion in the dioecious gymnosperm Ephedra aphylla Forsk.
2006), a large body of data on palm entomophily has accumulated over the last decades (e.