pseudimago
Subimago Sub`i*ma"go, n. [NL. See {Sub-}, and {Imago}.] (Zo["o]l.) A stage in the development of certain insects, such as the May flies, intermediate between the pupa and imago. In this stage, the insect is able to fly, but subsequently sheds a skin before becoming mature. Called also {pseudimago}. [1913 Webster]

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  • pseudimago — pseud·imago …   English syllables

  • pseudimago — “+ noun Etymology: New Latin, from pseud + imago : subimago * * * pseudimāˈgo noun (zoology) A subimago • • • Main Entry: ↑pseud …   Useful english dictionary

  • Subimago — Sub i*ma go, n. [NL. See {Sub }, and {Imago}.] (Zo[ o]l.) A stage in the development of certain insects, such as the May flies, intermediate between the pupa and imago. In this stage, the insect is able to fly, but subsequently sheds a skin… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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