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  • n. Plural form of leptocephalus.

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Examples

  • "They're minute at that stage, willow leaf-shaped, called leptocephali - 'small heads'," says Don.

    The Guardian World News

  • Fresh larvae (called leptocephali, fact fans) swim all the way here from the Sargasso Sea (which, as those same fact fans will tell you, is an area of the North Atlantic Ocean).

    Londonist

  • (Picture at australianmuseum. net.au/image/Eel-leptocephali.)

    Starbulletin Headlines

  • These tiny, transparent larvae are referred to as [[leptocephali]].

    CreationWiki - Recent changes [en]

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