naupliosoma

noun
nau·pli·o·so·ma
plural -s

Definition of naupliosoma 

: a pelagic larva that precedes the phyllosoma of various marine decapod crustaceans (as some spiny lobsters)

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History and Etymology for naupliosoma

New Latin, from nauplius + -o- + -soma

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