Myrmecochory etymology


English word myrmecochory comes from English -chory (Method of plant dispersal.), English myrmeco- (Of or pertaining to ants.)

Etymology of myrmecochory

Detailed word origin of myrmecochory

Dictionary entry Language Definition
-chory English (en) Method of plant dispersal.
myrmeco- English (en) Of or pertaining to ants.
myrmecochory English (en) (biology) The dispersal of seeds, spores, or fruit by ants.

Words with the same origin as myrmecochory

Descendants of -chory

anemochory zoochory