/ (ˌsʌbɪˈmeɪɡəʊ) /
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noun plural -imagoes or -imagines (-ɪˈmædʒəˌniːz)
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Example sentences from the Web for subimago
This is what is called the subimago, and precedes the imago or perfect state of the insect.
Perhaps the subimago in this genus of Ephemerids, as in certain others, is the permanent aerial state of the female.