monecious


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Synonyms for monecious

having male and female reproductive organs in the same plant or animal

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Elms, which are monecious, have both female and male flowers on the same tree and are generally insect pollinated.
Metacercaria The encysted stage of a monecious trematode; this stage succeeds the cercaria; metacercariae is plural.
Eastern gamagrass is a monecious species with the female and male florets on the same inflorescence, and the stigmas of the female flowers normally are exserted several days before anther exsertion in the male flowers.
Ocotea endresiana is monecious and begins flowering in August, the midrainy season, and is pollinated by small flies and other insects.
Unfortunately he was a worm, monecious surely, but in need of another worm.