sexupara

noun sex·u·pa·ra \sekˈsüpərə\
variants: less commonly

sexupare

\ˈseksəˌpa(a)(ə)r\

Definition of sexupara

plural

sexuparae

\-üpəˌrē\ also

sexupares

  1. 1 :  a parthenogenetic female producing eggs that give rise to males or to females which lay eggs requiring fertilization

  2. 2 :  a sexuparous insect

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Origin and Etymology of sexupara

New Latin sexupara, from Latin sexus sex + New Latin -para


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