- Ontogenetic stage in larval development of pagurid decapods [Moore and McCormick, 1969].Stage in larval development of hermit crabs, equivalent to megalopa [McLaughlin, 1980].Term often used to refer to the first postlarval stage in the Anomura [Brusca and Brusca, 2002].The postlarval stage of an anomuran crab [Bliss, 1982].(Order Decapoda):Postlarva [Stachowitsch, 1992].
Crustacea glossary. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. 2011.