Cephalotrocha Ceph`a*lot"ro*cha, n. [NL., fr. Gr. kefalh` head + ? wheel.] (Zo["o]l.) A kind of annelid larva with a circle of cilia around the head. [1913 Webster]

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  • cephalotrocha larva — (PLATYHELMINTHES: Turbellaria) A polyclad turbellarian resembling a trochophore like stage, but distinguished from the trochophore by the possession of one preoral and one postoral ciliated band; a young Muller s larva …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • Muller's larva — (PLATYHELMINTHES: Turbellaria) In Polycladida, larva possessing eight posteriorly directed postoral lobes; see cephalotrocha larva …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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