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pupa
n.; pl. pupae [L. pupa, puppet]
(ARTHROPODA: Insecta)
The usually quiescent stage between the larva and adult in complete metamorphosis.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • Pupa — Çayı La rivière de Pupa (Pupa Çayı[1]) est un cours d eau de Turquie coupé par le barrage de Uluborlu. Cette rivière se jette dans le lac d Eğirdir. Notes et références ↑ Pupa Çayı d après …   Wikipédia en Français

  • pupa — 1773, post larval stage of an insect, special use by Linnæus (1758) of L. pupa girl, doll, puppet (see PUPIL (Cf. pupil) (1)) on notion of undeveloped creature …   Etymology dictionary

  • pupa — pȕpa ž DEFINICIJA reg. 1. igračka u obliku lutke; lutka, beba 2. pren. tip žene koja ostavlja dojam lutke (ob. oblo lice bez bora i plava kosa) i dugo ostaje mladolika 3. zool. stadij u razvitku kukca; kukuljica ETIMOLOGIJA njem. Puppe ← lat.… …   Hrvatski jezični portal

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  • pupa — pupa. = chrysalis (см.). (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

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