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The Basic subset of the UBERON integrated, cross-species anatomy ontology is downloaded weekly from For more information about this ontology see the "About" page on the UBERON website at

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Accession:UBERON:0002548 term browser browse the term
Definition:A distinct juvenile form many animals undergo before metamorphosis into adults. Animals with indirect development such as insects, amphibians, or cnidarians typically have a larval phase of their life cycle.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: larval organism
 narrow_synonym: ammocoete;   bipinnaria;   caterpillar;   glochidium;   grub;   leptocephalus;   maggot;   naiad;   nymph;   planula;   tadpole;   trochophore;   veliger;   wriggler;   zoea
 xref: AEO:0000126;   BTO:0000707;   FBbt:00001727;   HAO:0000459;   MESH:D007814;   TAO:0002048;   Wikipedia:Larva

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  UBERON ontology 0
    anatomical entity 0
      material anatomical entity 0
        anatomical structure 0
          multicellular anatomical structure 0
            multicellular organism 0
              larva 0
                ammocoete + 0
                cercaria 0
                echinopluteus larva 0
                imaginal disc + 0
                insect embryonic/larval circulatory system + 0
                insect embryonic/larval digestive system + 0
                insect embryonic/larval imaginal precursor + 0
                insect embryonic/larval integumentary system + 0
                insect embryonic/larval nervous system + 0
                insect larval head + 0
                insect larval segment + 0
                insect larval sense organ + 0
                insect larval tagma + 0
                leptocephalous larva 0
                metacercaria 0
                metacestode 0
                nematode larva 0
                prepupa + 0
                puparium 0
                second instar larva 0
                tadpole 0
                velum feeding organ 0
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