suctorial :

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  • a  adapted for sucking or clinging by suction

  • He has piercing suctorial mouth-parts.
  • A male lamprey eel apparently recognizes sex only by attaching himself with his suctorial mouth to another eel that clings to a rock.
  • The Encyclopedia describes it as of the order of Hexapoda, has firmly chitinized cuticle, and can be recognized by the combination of imperfectly suctorial jaws.

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