Definition of mycophagous in English:

mycophagous

adjective

Ecology
  • That feeds on fungi, fungivorous; relating to or involving mycophagy.

Origin

1920s. From myco- + -phagous, after mycophagy. Compare scientific Latin mycophagus.

Pronunciation

mycophagous

/mʌɪˈkɒfəɡəs/