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(English) Fry or young that are able to find their own food at a very early stage. Opposite of altricial. (See also: altricial, viviparous, ovoviviparous)
(French) Qualifie un alevin ou jeune capable de capturer sa propre nourriture à un stade très précoce. Opposé de tardif. (See also: altricial, viviparous, ovoviviparous)
(Portuguese) Postura ou jovens que conseguem encontrar o seu alimento desde muito cedo. Oposto a altricial. (See also: altricial, viviparous, ovoviviparous)

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