Ingestive Feeders

Science / Biology / Ingestive Feeders: Animals that ingest food through a mouth.

Ingestive Feeders

Science / Biology / Ingestive Feeders: Animals that ingest food through a mouth. MORE

Substrate Feeders

Science / Biology / Substrate Feeders: Animals such as earthworms or termites that eat the soil or wood through which they burrow. MORE

Fluid Feeders

Science / Biology / Fluid Feeders: Animals such as aphids, ticks, and mosquitoes that pierce the body of a host plant or animal and obtain food from ingesting its fiuids. MORE

Filter Feeders

Science / Biology / Filter Feeders: Organisms such as sponges that feed by removing food from water that filters through their body. MORE

Custom Feeders

Business / Agriculture / Custom Feeders: Producers who provide the service of feeding animals (e.g., cattle, hogs) they do not own, in return for a fee paid by someone else (such as a packer) who does own the animals. Custom feeding potentia MORE

Absorptive Feeders

Science / Biology / Absorptive Feeders: Animals such as tapeworms that ingest food through the body wall. These animals can be very dangerous if injested. MORE

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