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her·bi·vore (hûr b -vôr , -v r , ûr -). n. An animal that feeds chiefly on plants.

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What Range Herbivores Eat— and Why
Texas Agricultural Extension Service • Zerle L. Carpenter, Director • The Texas A&M University System • College Station, Texas. What Range.
Is That Mammal a Carnivore, Herbivore or Omnivore?
herbivore (plant eater) or omnivore (meat and plant eater). By looking at the teeth , eye But what about herbivores that do have large front teeth?
Population dynamics of large herbivores: variable recruitment with
Multiple effects of introduced mammalian herbivores in a temperate
Introduced mammalian herbivores can significantly affect ecosystems. Here duced mammalian herbivores in the temperate forest of the southern Andes.
Differential induction of trichomes by three herbivores of black mustard
Abstract Specificity of plant induction responses may be important to the interactions between mustards and insect herbivores.

Suggested News Resources

Moose on the loose
The giant herbivores, which can reach 6 feet at their shoulders and weigh in excess of 1000 pounds, love Northwest Colorado so much that their numbers continue to grow.
Research and Markets: Plant Defense: Warding off Attack by Pathogens
Plants are sources of nourishment for thousands of fungi, bacteria, invertebrates, vertebrates, and other plants.
A gardener's guide to fall planting of deciduous trees
Insect herbivores, such as the Japanese beetle, love nitrogen-rich tissues and so herbivory increases while the tree's ability to build up herbivore-deterring chemicals decreases.
Archaeologists May Have A Bone To Pick With Herbivores
This is harder than it seems because carnivores aren't the only creatures munching on bones, and herbivores are not the strict vegans we think they are. Herbivores eat bones. They're not delving in to get the yummy marrow, though.
Of man and beast

Suggested Web Resources

Herbivore - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Herbivores are organisms that are anatomically and physiologically adapted to eat plant-based foods.
List of herbivorous animals - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a list of herbivorous animals.
What is a herbivore?
A herbivore is an animal that gets its energy from eating plants, and only plants.
Herbivores - NatureWorks
Animals that eat only plants are called herbivores. Deer, grasshoppers and rabbits are all herbivores.
Top 10 Herbivores You Probably Want To Avoid
Jan 10, 2010 Top 10 Lists: When we think of dangerous creatures, the ones that most often pop to mind are tigers, lions, bears, etc.

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