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(English) Urochordata in which chordate features are found only in the larva and are normally lost in the adults (sea squirts, larvaceans, salps). (See also: plankton, larvaceans, salps)
(Portuguese) Urocordados em que as estruturas típicas dos cordados estão presentes nos estadios larvares e desaparecem no estadio adulto. (See also: plankton, larvaceans, salps)

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