Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Diaptomoidea ( Superfamily )
        Tortanidae ( Family )
            Tortanus ( Genus )
                Eutortanus ( Sub-Genus )
Tortanus (Eutortanus) sheni  Hulsemann, 1988   (F,M)
Syn.: Tortanus denticulatus Shen & Lee, 1963 (p.595, figs.F,M), no Giesbrecht, 1889; Chen & Zhang, 1965 (p.130: Rem.); Chen Q., 1983 (p.133)
Hulsemann, 1988 a (p.656; Rem.); Ohtsuka & al., 1992 (p.121); Ohtsuka, 1992 a (p.264)
Species Tortanus (Eutortanus) sheni - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from : C.-j. Shen & F.-s. Lee in Acta zool. Sin., 1963, 15 (4). [p.586, Figs.41-45]. As Tortanus denticulatus.
Female (from N Luichow Peninsula): 41, last thoracic segment and urosome (dorsal); 42, P1; 43, P5.
Nota: Postero-lateral angles more pointed in females than in males. Caudal rami not distinctly separed from the anal segment, right ramus with the lateral seta distinctly longer than that of the left one.

Male: 44, habitus (dorsal); 45, P5.

Compl. Ref.:
Ohtsuka & al., 1995 (p.159)
NZ: 1

Distribution map of Tortanus (Eutortanus) sheni by geographical zones
Species Tortanus (Eutortanus) sheni - Distribution map 2issued from : S. Ohtsuka, Y.H. Yoon & Y. Endo in The J. Oceanol. Soc. Korea, 1992, 27 (2). [p.120, Fig.6].
Schematic illustration of distribution patterns of five sepecies of the subgenus Eutortanus.
China Seas (South China Sea)
N: 2
(351) F: 1,57; M: 1,46; {F: 1,57; M: 1,46}
Rem.: brackisk
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