Zygoptera

(redirected from zygopteran)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
Related to zygopteran: Anisoptera, Coenagrionidae, Gomphidae
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Zygoptera - damselfliesZygoptera - damselflies        
animal order - the order of animals
Odonata, order Odonata - dragonflies and damselflies
References in periodicals archive ?
Taxa were identified to genus or species with the exception of chironomids, which were lumped at the family level, and zygopteran odonates, which were lumped at the level of suborder.
Oviposition by egg-throwing in a zygopteran, Mecistogaster jocaste Hagen, 1869 (Pseudostigmatidae).