Synonyms for larva

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The larva when grown was at least four times as long as the egg.

Pleopoda: abdominal legs of larva: posterior legs of an adult.

Larvarium: a tube or case made by a larva as a shelter or retreat.

Laemodipodiform: like a laemodipod; similar to the larva of a walking stick.

Pre-pupal: that stage in the larva just preceding the change to pupa.

The larva then enters the ground to a depth of several inches.

The larva, or "worm," soon hatches and eats its way into the apple.

Larva (plural larvæ): the young or immature form of an insect.

This mask (Fig. 127) is peculiar to the young, or larva and pupa of the Dragon fly.

The larva of an English species hatches in ten days after the eggs are laid.

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