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A Zoophytoid, or plantimal, is a creature that possesses the characteristics of both a plant and an animal.

Library Data Referral Tree[edit]

Please refer to the following AAB Library Data for more information:
Life Sciences:

Description (Specifications)[edit]

A zoophytoid creature is distinguished by a number of characteristics:

  • Zoophytoids typically have a wide variety of trophics, bing able to sustain themselves as primary producers (...plants) and secondary consumers (...animals).

Specific Species Examples[edit]

  1. Fern Coral, native to the oceans of Terra.
  2. Irlaggurian Plankton
  3. Ka Keleree
  4. Llellewyloly AKA Dandelions
  5. Nsene
  6. Selija
  7. Yslai

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

It is relatively common for a creature to meet sufficient criteria to qualify as more than one classification of animal.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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