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A monogenean fluke.
- Class Monogenea, phylum Platyhelminthes; sometimes treated as a subclass of the class Trematoda
More example sentences
- Unlike monogeneans, trematodes have no opisthoaptor; instead, they are characterized by one or two suckers.
- These peptides and FMRFamide excite the muscle cells and fibers of tubellarians, digeneans, and monogeneans.
1960s: from modern Latin Monogenea (from Greek monos 'single' + genea 'generation') + -an.
Definition of monogenean in:
- The US English dictionary