adjective Biology.
living on or in the ground.

1825–35; < Latin terri- (combining form of terra earth) + -colous

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terricolous (tɛˈrɪkələs)
living on or in the soil
[C19: from Latin terricola, from terra earth + colere to inhabit]

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It would strain logic to call you homonymous though you are certainly terricolous.
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