limicolous

limicolous

[lahy-mik-uh-luhs]
adjective
dwelling in mud or muddy regions.

Origin:
1885–90; < Late Latin līmicol(a) mud-dweller + -ous; see lime1, -colous

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limicolous (laɪˈmɪkələs)
 
adj
(of certain animals) living in mud or muddy regions

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