arenicolous


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arenicolous

[‚a·rə′nik·ə·ləs]
(zoology)
Living or burrowing in sand.
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The substrate consists of sandy soils stabilized by vegetation with low sand hills and nabkha dunes suitable for arenicolous fauna.