granivorous

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granivorous

feeding on grain.
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For example, expressions like 'Frugivores/Omnivores, Frugivores/Granivores, Frugivores/Herbivores' (Eisenberg, 1981) indicate on concealed hierarchy: Frugivores (Omnivores, Granivores, Herbivores).
Tannin and protein in the diet of a food-hoarding granivore, the western scrub-jay.
Seed selection by granivorous birds is a complex phenomenon potentially affected by a number of factors (Ramos 1996), the relative contributions of which remain poorly understood in many avian granivores.
Frugivores preferred tree species that beat fruit and granivores preferred tree species that bear small seeds or fruit.
Seed preferences and foraging by granivores at raccoon latrines in the transmission dynamics of the raccoon roundworm (Baylisascaris procyonis).
Three guilds comprised 19 species of ground-foraging birds and included 4,614 invertebrate feeders, 906 granivores, and 125 insectivores.
A lot of rodent species--the kangaroo rats and the other heteromyids--are granivores.
Les elevages de granivores (porcs et volailles), moins presents dans les paysages que ceux des herbivores, sont egalement en rapide recul : le nombre des eleveurs de porcs a diminue de 95 % en 30 ans et de 67 % en 12 ans ; le nombre des poulaillers de ponte a recule de 68 % entre 1988 et 2000.
That's where understanding the seed-eating granivores comes in.