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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A stage in the development of certain insects, intermediate between pupa and imago, during which the insect can fly but must shed a skin before becoming mature.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A stage in the development of certain insects, such as the May flies, intermediate between the pupa and imago. In this stage, the insect is able to fly, but subsequently sheds a skin before becoming mature. Called also pseudimago.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An imperfect or incompleted winged stage in certain pseudoneuropterous and neuropterous insects, succeeding the pupa, and preceding the imago. Also called pseudimago.

Etymologies

sub- +‎ imago (Wiktionary)

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