zygopteran

[zahy-gop-ter-uh n]

adjective

belonging or pertaining to the suborder Zygoptera, comprising the damselflies.

noun

any member of this suborder.

Origin of zygopteran

< New Latin Zygopter(a) (see zygo-, -ptera) + -an
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