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Larva MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Larva
Tree Number(s)
B05.500.500
G07.345.500.550.500.500
Unique ID
D007814
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D007814
Annotation
only for metamorphosing animals; do not use /‌embryol with reference to larvae; maggot is the larval form of a fly
Scope Note
Wormlike or grublike stage, following the egg in the life cycle of insects, worms, and other metamorphosing animals.
Entry Term(s)
Larvae
Maggot
Maggots
Tadpole
Tadpoles
Previous Indexing
Insects (1966-1969)
Metamorphosis, Biological (1966-1969)
See Also
Imaginal Discs
Public MeSH Note
74
History Note
74(70)
Date Established
1974/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2016/06/17
Larva Preferred
Maggots Narrower
Tadpole Narrower
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