issued from : W. Giesbrecht in Fauna Flora Golf. Neapel, 1892, 19. [Taf.43, Fig.1]. Female: 1, habitus (dorsal).
issued from : W. Giesbrecht in Fauna Flora Golf. Neapel, 1892, 19. [Taf.43, Fig.19]. Male: 19, last thoracic segment and urosome (dorsal).
issued from : W. Giesbrecht in Fauna Flora Golf. Neapel, 1892, 19. [Taf.30, Fig.30]. Male: 30, P5 (Pd = right leg; Ps = left leg).
Issued from : W. Giesbrecht in Systematik und Faunistik der Pelagischen Copepoden des Golfes von Neapel und der angrenzenden Meeres-Abschnitte. – Fauna Flora Golf. Neapel, 1892, 19 , Atlas von 54 Tafeln. [Taf.30, Fig.8]. Male: 8, right A1.
Issued from : W. Giesbrecht in Systematik und Faunistik der Pelagischen Copepoden des Golfes von Neapel und der angrenzenden Meeres-Abschnitte. – Fauna Flora Golf. Neapel, 1892, 19 , Atlas von 54 Tafeln. [Taf.30, Fig.20]. Female: 20, P5.
issued from : R.-M. Bathélémy in J. Mar. Biol. Ass. U.K., 1999, 79. [p.865, Fig.8, E]. Scanning electon miccrograph. Female (Punta Salinas, Ecuador): E, genital double-somite (ventral). Scale bar: 0.050 mm. Symbols: * = cuticular protuberance between the genital slits; gs = genital slit.
Issued from : G.S. Brady in Rep. Scient. Results Voy. Challenger, Zool., 1883, 8 (23). [Pl. XXXII, Figs.15, 16]. With doubt as Acartia denticornis. Female: 16, P5.
Male: 15, P5.
Issued from : M. Pombo & J.E. Martinelli-Filho in Crustaceana, 2012, 85 (2). [p.252, Fig.2]. Schematic drawings of the anomalies on the terminal spines of the prosome in Acartia lilljeborgii. a, 1 spine slightly bifurcated; b, 1 spine bifurcated; c, both spines bifurcated; d, short spine from the base of one spine; e, short spine from the base of both spines; f, right spine bifurcated and left side with long spine-like seta.
Nota: In the stomach of one fish, 13 aberrant forms of A. lilljeborgii were found among a total of 1117 ingested. Specimens in different stages of digestion.
Distribution map of Acartia (Odontacartia) lilljeborgi by geographical zones
Chart of 1996
issued from : C. de O. Dias & A.V. Araujo in Atlas Zoopl. reg. central da Zona Econ. exclus. brasileira, S.L. Costa Bonecker (Edit), 2006, Série Livros 21. [p.27]. Chart of occurrence in Brazilian waters (sampling between 22°-23° S). Nota: sampling only 2 specimens.
Brazil (S, Caraguatatuba Bay, Paranagua Bay, Cananeia Lagoon, Cabo Frio, Cabo de Sao Tomé, Mucuri estuary, Guarairas lagoon, estuary do Pina, off Natal, Tocantins mouth, Curuça estuary, Amazon estuary, off Amazon River's mouth), Caribbean Colombia, Caribbean Sea (Chetumal Bay, Santa Lucia Is.), Yucatan (Ascension Bay, coast, Chelem lagoon), Porto-Rico, Jamaica, Venezuela, E Costa Rica, G. of Mexico, Cuba, Viet-Nam (Cauda Bay), S Pacif., Baja California (Bahia Magdalena, W), G. of California, Coyuca lagoon, Zihuatanejo Bay, W Costa Rica, Ecuador (Guayaquil), Peru, Chile (Valparaiso)
60 (SW Atlant.: 17; W Atlant.: 26; E Pacif.: 16; Viet-Nam: 1)
In estuaries, mangroves. The form, pointed out in Vietnam by Rose (1956) makes confirmation necessary. The distribution of this form is different from the species of the sub-genus that are all W Indo-Pacific. After Björnberg (1963, p.62) this species is indicator of coastal waters. Bowman (1965, p.149 and further) notes that the specimens female and male from both localities in Santa Lucia Island (Marigot Bay) differ all the others in ne respect, the rostral filaments are completely absent; all other specimens both Atlantic and Pacific, have well developed rostral filaments. The arostrate condition of the St. Lucia population in marigot Bay is probably genetically rather than environmentally determined, because the population has been isolated from adjacent rostrate populations long enough for the arostrate condition to become completely established.
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