Zoochory vs Hydrochory - What's the difference?

zoochory | hydrochory | coordinate terms |

Zoochory is a coordinate term of hydrochory.


As nouns the difference between zoochory and hydrochory

is that zoochory is (biology) the dispersal of seeds, spores, or fruit by animals while hydrochory is (botany) the dispersal of seeds, spores, or fruit by water.

zoochory

English

Noun

(-)
  • (biology) The dispersal of seeds, spores, or fruit by animals.
  • Coordinate terms

    * anemochory * barochory * hydrochory

    Hyponyms

    * myrmecochory * ornithochory

    hydrochory

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • (botany) The dispersal of seeds, spores, or fruit by water.
  • Coordinate terms

    * anemochory * zoochory