Larvalia

Lar`va´li`a


prop. n. p1.(Zool.) 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, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.