larvalia

Larvalia

Lar*va"li*a\, n. pl. [NL. See Larval.] (Zo["o]l.) An order of Tunicata, including Appendicularia, and allied genera; -- so called because certain larval features are retained by them through life. Called also Copelata. See Appendicularia.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: larval therapy
Next Definition: larvate
Words Near: larvalia
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for larvalia
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing larvalia
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature