monogenean(redirected from Monogeneans)
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Any of various flatworms of the class Monogenea that typically pass the entire life cycle as an ectoparasite on an individual fish.
[From New Latin Monogenea, class name (originally an order name) : mono- + Greek geneā, race; see genealogy.]
a fluke or parasite that lives on a fish and is a member of the order Monogenea
(Zoology) relating to a monogenean