digenesis


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Related to digenesis: Diegesis, diagenesis

di·gen·e·sis

(dī-jen'ĕ-sis),
Reproduction in distinctive patterns in alternate generations, as seen in the nonsexual (invertebrate) and the sexual (vertebrate) cycles of digenetic trematode parasites.
[G. di-, two, + G. genesis, generation]

di·gen·e·sis

(dī-jen'ĕ-sis)
Reproduction in distinctive patterns in alternate generations, as seen in the nonsexual (invertebrate) and the sexual (vertebrate) cycles of digenetic trematode parasites.
[G. di-, two, + G. genesis, generation]

digenesis

the alternation of a sexual with an asexual generation.
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