Encyclopedia of Entomology

2008 Edition
| Editors: John L. Capinera

Generation

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-6359-6_1053

The length of time from any given life stage to the same stage in its offspring, though it is usually considered to be egg to egg or adult to adult.

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