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Pupae-bearing; denoting those insects that give birth to late-stage larvae that have already passed their larval development within the body of the female, as in flies of the family Hippoboscidae and in the Glossinidae (tsetse flies).
[pupa + L. pario, to give birth]
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Producing fully developed larvae that are ready to pupate. Used of an insect.
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