Species Card of Copepod
Monstrilloida ( Order )
    Monstrillidae ( Family )
        Monstrilla ( Genus )
Monstrilla brevicornis  Isaac, 1974   (F)
Isaac, 1974 a (p.131, figs.F); Grygier, 1995 a (p.43, 61); Suarez-Morales & Dias, 2001 (p.224: Rem., figs.F); Suarez-Morales, 2011 (p.9)
Species Monstrilla brevicornis - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from : E. Suarez-Morales & C. Dias in Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington, 2001, 114. [p.223, Fig.3]
Female (holotype from bankga Strait, Java): A, left A1 (dorsal); B, head (lateral); C, detail of head showing cuticular ornamentation (lateral); D, genital double somite (lateral; complrte suture arrowed); E, detail of ventral horn-like protuberance and nipple-like processes; F, comparative dorsal profiles of cephalothorax of Monstrilla brevicornis (broken line) and M. pustulata; G, caudal rami (dorsal; showing probable position of missing setae (broken line).

Species Monstrilla brevicornis - Plate 2 of morphological figuresissued from : M.J. Isaac in Mit. Zool. Mus., Berlin, 1974, 50 (1). [p.132, Fig.1].
Female (from Banga Strait, Java Sea): A-B, habitus (dorsal and lateral, respectively); C, left A1; D, P5; E, anal segment and caudal rami.
A-B same scale; C-D: same scale.

NZ: 1

Distribution map of Monstrilla brevicornis by geographical zones
Java Sea (Bangka Strait)
N: 2
(739) F: 2,17; {F: 2,17}
Last update : 23/04/2015
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