subimago


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subimago

a winged, post-pupal stage of some insects such as EPHEMEROPTERA, which moults into the full imago.
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Hexagenia spend a portion of their lifecycle as aquatic nymphs and a portion in terrestrial environments as subimagos and imagos.
lucifugus colony adjacent to LTL was exposed to MC, possibly through feeding on Hexagenia limbata subimagos or imagos containing the toxin.