Meaning of post-larval in English:

post-larval

Pronunciation /ˌpəʊs(t)ˈlɑːvl/

adjective

Zoology
  • Of, relating to, or designating a stage or stages in the development of an animal following the larval stage, especially those in which some larval characteristics are retained, before the animal attains fully adult form (used especially of fishes and marine invertebrates).

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in American Naturalist. From post- + larval.