Denoting the attraction of chromatophores to the skin or other organs.
[chromatophore + G. tropos, a turning]
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Chromatophorotropic activity of extracts of the brain and nerve chord of the leech, Macrobdella decora, in the fiddler crab, Uca pugilator: an in vivo and in vitro study.
Regulation of the release of chromatophorotropic neurohormones from the isolated eyestalk of the fiddler crab, 17ca pugilator.