Term for Eating the Young?

Federico Ocampo focampo at UNLSERVE.UNL.EDU
Tue Oct 9 19:55:20 CDT 2001


Neal,
I think that Paedophagy is for those who feed on the young or embryos of
"other" species, I don't know about paedovaria

Federico

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>From: Neal Evenhuis <neale at BISHOPMUSEUM.ORG>
>To: TAXACOM at USOBI.ORG
>Subject: Re: Term for Eating the Young?
>Date: Wed, Oct 10, 2001, 8:26 AM
>

> 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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