Phorophyte vs Photophyte - What's the difference?

phorophyte | photophyte |


As nouns the difference between phorophyte and photophyte

is that phorophyte is (biology) any plant on which an epiphyte grows while photophyte is (biology|rare) any epiphyte growing in a well-lit environment.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

phorophyte

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (biology) Any plant on which an epiphyte grows
  • photophyte

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (biology, rare) Any epiphyte growing in a well-lit environment
  • See also

    *skiophyte