OTHER WORDS FROM metagenesismet·a·ge·net·ic [met-uh-juh-net-ik], /ˌmɛt ə dʒəˈnɛt ɪk/, met·a·gen·ic, adjectivemet·a·ge·net·i·cal·ly, adverb
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There are some species which, having no hydroid or strobila state, mature without alternation of generation (metagenesis).The Sea-beach at Ebb-tide|Augusta Foote Arnold
The former would thus nearly coincide with Haeckels progressive, and the latter with his retrogressive metagenesis.
We are therefore able to distinguish this primary metagenesis from the secondary metagenesis arising from metamorphosis.
The term Nurse (German Amme), employed for the asexual generations in metagenesis, may advantageously be dropped altogether.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume II (of 4)|Francis Maitland Balfour
In Trachylinae also the beginnings of a similar metagenesis can be found.