carnivor, omnivor, ??? vor

Robert jumbuck at
Sun Dec 22 02:21:47 EST 1996

Kirill Richine wrote:
> Hi!
> I was wondering what is the biological term for species that eat
> grass, like cows for example. So far as I understand those that eat
> meat are carnivors (spell?) and those that eat anything are omnivors
> (spell?)
> Thank you.
> k&

don't forget those that eat rotting matter (eg earwigs) - detritavore

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