Term for Eating the Young?

Neal Evenhuis neale at BISHOPMUSEUM.ORG
Tue Oct 9 14:26:52 CDT 2001


At 2:26 AM -0600 10/7/01, Robin Leech wrote:
>Several have suggested "Cannibalism", but this
>does not exclude the eating of just the young.
>Robin Leech
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Robin Leech" <releech at TELUSPLANET.NET>
>To: <TAXACOM at USOBI.ORG>
>Sent: Sunday, October 07, 2001 1:58 AM
>Subject: Term for Eating the Young?
>
>
>Hi,
>Anyone out there know the term used to describe animal species
>that eat their young?
>Robin Leech

I've seen both "pedovoria" and "pedophagy".

--Neal




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