bopyridum
n. [NL. Bopyrus, type genus]
(ARTHROPODA: Crustacea)
In Malacostraca, a postlarva of an epicaridean isopod that attaches to a permanent host.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • bopyridum — Postlarva of epicaridean isopod that is attached to permanent host [McLaughlin, 1980] …   Crustacea glossary

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