Appendicularia Definition

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1. appendicularia (noun)

free-swimming tadpole-shaped pelagic tunicate resembling larvae of other tunicates.


    tunicate, urochord, urochordate noun
    primitive marine animal having a saclike unsegmented body and a urochord that is conspicuous in the larva.

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