Barbara Weintraub blweintraub1@earthlink.net
Sun, 25 Jan 2004 16:23:04 PST
Jim McKenney:

>Arnold, those are not epiphytes, those are epiliths (have I coined a word?

Webster's Unabridged Encyclopedic Dictionary defines "epilithic" as "(as 
plants) growing on stones" so a noun seems reasonable, whether freshly 
coined or not.


- Barbara

Leaf and Stone
Barbara L. Weintraub
Santa Fe, NM
7000 ft. elevation

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