microfaunal

microfauna

[mahy-kroh-faw-nuh]
noun, plural microfaunas, microfaunae [mahy-kroh-faw-nee] . (used with a singular or plural verb)
1.
Biology. microscopic animals.
2.
Ecology. the fauna of a microhabitat.

Origin:
1900–05; micro- + fauna

microfaunal, adjective
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