anthrophilic

anthrophilic

fungal species that colonize humans as their primary host
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Zoophilic species tend to produce highly inflammatory reactions and anthrophilic species produce mild but chronic lesions.
2007) and both are primarily nocturnal, endophagic, and anthrophilic (Horsfall 1943).
This rarity argues against a common arthropod vector for transmission: if anthrophilic arthropod vectors were to carry filoviruses, multiple index cases would be more common, as many primates in an area would have the opportunity for infection.
Successful invaders are often anthrophilic species that occupy human-modified habitats and are easily dispersed by humans.