Jocasta

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Jocasta,

in Greek mythology, the wife of Laius; she unwittingly married her son Oedipus after Laius was slain.
Jocasta complex - libidinous fixation on son by mother.
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Oedipus, of course, blinds himself after uncovering the truth about his marriage to Jocaste.
Oviposition by egg-throwing in a zygopteran, Mecistogaster jocaste Hagen, 1869 (Pseudostigmatidae).