(Latin) fungus + vorare to eat freedily: confer (French) fangivore.
(Zoölogy) Eating fungi; -- said of certain insects and snails.
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fung- + -vor + -ous, from fungus, fungus + vorāre, to swallow, devour. The Greek equivalent is mycophagous, myc(o)- + phag- + -ous, from Greek mukēs, fungus + Greek phagein, to eat.
Adjective fungivorous fungus-eating.
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