adj. [Gr. monos, single; stigma, mark]
Having one stigma only.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • monostigmatous — see mono 1 …   Useful english dictionary

  • stigma — n.; pl. stigmata [Gr. stigma, mark] 1. A spiracle or breathing pore. 2. (ARTHROPODA: Chelicerata) In Acari, a sclerite surrounding a spiracle. 3. (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) a. A colored wing spot; see monostigmatous. b. In Odonata, a tickening of the… …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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