mancoid stage
Postlarval leptostracan that differs from adult in having rudimentary 4th pleopod [Moore and McCormick, 1969].
(Subclass Phyllocarida):
Postlarval stage with rudimentary 4th pleopod [McLaughlin, 1980].

Crustacea glossary. . 2011.

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  • mancoid stage — (ARTHROPODA: Crustacea) Postlarval stage in Leptostraca, with rudimentary 4th pleopod …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • manca stage — A post embryonic stage in development; manca II leaves the marsupium [Holdich and Jones, 1983]. (Order Leptostraca): Postlarval stage at which leptostracans hatch. Well developed, differing from adult in having rudimentary fourth pleopod pair.… …   Crustacea glossary

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