pupiferous

adjective
pu·​pif·​er·​ous | \ (ˈ)pyü¦pif(ə)rəs \

Definition of pupiferous

: producing sexual individuals used of the parthenogenetic generation of an aphid

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History and Etymology for pupiferous

New Latin pupa + English -iferous

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“Pupiferous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pupiferous. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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