Species Card of Copepod
Monstrilloida ( Order )
    Monstrillidae ( Family )
        Cymbasoma ( Genus )
Cymbasoma bali  Desai & Krishnaswamy, 1962   (F,M)
Desai & Krishnaswamy, 1962 (p.163, figs.F,M); Suarez-Morales & Morales-Ramirez, 2003 (p.210: Table 2)
Species Cymbasoma bali - Plate 1 of morphological figuresIssued from : E. Suarez-Morales & A. Morales-Ramirez in Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington, 2003, 116 (1). [p.210, Table 2].
Selected taxonomic features in Cymbasoma bali.
GDS = anterior half genital double-somite globose; IS = inner seta of P5 smallest; IS <50% = inner seta <50% as long as others; L = longest seta on P5; OP on CT = position of oral papilla on cephalothorax; AI/CT = relative length (as a percent) of A1 to cephalothorax; = relative length (as a percent) of position of oral papilla anteriorly on cephalothorax; T = transverse striations on ''neck'' area.
Compare with species of Cymbasoma with uniramous P5 armed with 3 setae: C. concepcionae, C. reticulatum, C. bowmani, C. quintanarooense, C. boxshalli, C. frondipes, C. striatum, C. claparedi, C. tumorifrons.

Compl. Ref.:
Grygier, 1995 a (p.36, 60)
NZ: 1

Distribution map of Cymbasoma bali by geographical zones
India (Bombay Harbour)
N: 1
(724) F: 1,6; M: 1,5; {F: 1,60; M: 1,50}
Last update : 28/04/2015
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