from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A parthenogenetic insect which, while born upon a different kind of plant from that upon which its parent was born, afterward returns to a plant of the kind that was the home of its parent. See emigrant, 2.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
GHK Lall was a member of the diaspora, and is a remigrant.
Can 2. &c. in Angliam, Plaodente Orbe Britannico, remigrant.