- having stamens and pistils united in a column, as in orchids.
Origin of gynandrous
Related Words for gynandrousepicene, bi, AC-DC, androgynous, gynandrous, hermaphroditic, intersexual, monoclinous, gay, ambidextrous
Examples from the Web for gynandrous
Historical Examples of gynandrous
A gynandrous specimen has been recorded, in which the right side is male.The Butterflies of the British Isles
Gynandrous specimens of this and also the following species have been noted.
Other aberrations have been named, and at least one gynandrous specimen is known.
Gynandrous specimens, one side ♂ the other ♀, have been recorded.The Moths of the British Isles, First Series
Porritt (List of Yorkshire Lepidoptera) mentions two gynandrous specimens.
- (of flowers such as the orchid) having the stamens and styles united in a column