Species Card of Copepod
Misophrioida ( Order )
    Speleophriidae ( Family )
        Boxshallia ( Genus )
Boxshallia bulbantennula  Huys, 1988   (F,M)
Huys, 1988 a (p.140, figs.F,M); Huys & Boxshall, 1991 (p.93, 437, 461, figs.F,M); Boxshall & Halsey, 2004 (p.223: figs.); Vives & Shmeleva, 2010 (p.152, figs.F,M, Rem.)
Species Boxshallia bulbantennula - Plate 1 of morphological figuresIssued from : R. Huys & G.A. Boxshall in The Ray Society, 1991, No 159. [p.93, Fig. 2.3.2].
Female (from Canary Is.: Lanzarote: cave): : A, A1 and rostrum, with setation of segment V to XII omitted; B, segments V to XII showing seration.

Male: C, A1 and rostrum, with arrow marking sheath on segment XV.

Species Boxshallia bulbantennula - Plate 2 of morphological figuresIssued from : G.A. Boxshall & S.H. Halsey in The Ray Society, 2004, No 166. [p.223, Fig.58, E-G].
Female: E, A2; F, Mxp; G, P5.

Nota: P5 with inner spine on basis representing endopod. A1 female 27-segmented with conspicuous swelling on proximal segment.

NZ: 1

Distribution map of Boxshallia bulbantennula by geographical zones
Canary Is. (Lanzarote: anchialine lava pool)
N: 1
(605) F: 0,683; M: 0,577; {F: 0,68; M: 0,58}
Rem.: Anchialine cave
Last update : 30/12/2014
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