xylophagan

Xylophagan

Xy*loph"a*gan\, n. [See Xylophagous.] (Zo["o]l.) (a) One of a tribe of beetles whose larv[ae] bore or live in wood. (b) Any species of Xylophaga. (c) Any one of the Xylophagides.
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