: characterized by incomplete metamorphosishemimetabolous insects — compare holometabolous
Examples of hemimetabolous in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebThe hemimetabolous species, as well as some of the holometabolous species such as the honey bees, have the same diet throughout their lives.
Popular Science, 20 Oct. 2020 And don’t go killing off any more of those high-protein hemimetabolous insects that converge on in the outfield grass after the big stadium lights go out.
Tom Hoffarth, Orange County Register, 14 Apr. 2017
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