phasma definition

  • noun:
    • Pl. phasmata (-ma-tä). Same as phasm.
    • [capitalized] A genus of gressorial or ambulatorial orthopterous pests, typical of the family Phasmidæ. It formerly contained all of the fascinated animals referred to as walking-sticks, but is today restricted to particular tropical types.

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