n. [L. discus, circular plate]
(BRACHIOPODA:Inarticulata) A planktonic bivalve larva with round valves, and five pairs of major setae, the fourth of which is larger than the others.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • lingulid larvae — (BRACHIOPODA) Free swimming bivalve larvae of the order Lingula with elongate valves; see discinid …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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