Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Bathypontioidea ( Superfamily )
        Bathypontiidae ( Family )
            Temorites ( Genus )
Temorites longicornis  (Tanaka, 1965)   (M)
Syn.: Bathypontia longicornis Tanaka, 1965 (p.382, Descr.M, figs.M); Deevey, 1973 a (p.357, Rem.); Harding, 1974 (p.141); Guangshan & Honglin, 1984 (p.118, tab., Rem.: p.165); Shih & Young,1995 (p.68)
Ref.:
Bradford-Grieve, 1999 b (p.21)
Species Temorites longicornis - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from : O. Tanaka in Publs Seto Mar. Biol. Lab., 1965, XII (5). [p.382, Fig.242]. As Bathypontia longicornis.
Male: a, habitus (dorsal); b, forehead (left lateral side); c, last thoracic segment and segments 1-2 of urosome; d, rostrum (dorsal view); e, clasping A1; f, masticatory edge of Md; g, P1; h, P2; i, P3; j, P5.

Nota: The abdominal segments and furca are in the proportional lengths as 18:20:20:18:18:6 = 100.
The furcal rami 2/3 as long as wide.
Left A1 extends to the distal margin of the 3rd urosomal segment.


Species Temorites longicornis - Plate 2 of morphological figuresissued from : S. Ohtsuka & R. Huys in Hydrobiologia, 2001, 453/454. [p.447, Fig.3].
Male (from Japan): A, right A1 (this specimen probably showing grasping position), main and supplemental geniculation indicated by large and small arrow, respectively; B, compound segment XVII-XXIV; C, compound segments XIX-XX and XXI-XXIII around hinge; D, compound segment XIX-XX, modified elements arrowed.
Scale = 1 mm (A); 0.1 mm (B-D).


Species Temorites longicornis - Plate 3 of morphological figuresissued from : S. Ohtsuka & R. Huys in Hydrobiologia, 2001, 453/454. [p.448, Fig.4, C].
Male: modified elements on geniculate A1 of compound segment XIX-XX.
Scale bar = 0.01 mm.

NZ: 3

Distribution map of Temorites longicornis by geographical zones
Loc:
China Seas (South China Sea), Japan (Suruga Bay, Sagami Bay), W Pacif. (equatorial)
N: 4
Lg.:
(119) M: 5,18; {M: 5,18}
Rem.: bathypelagic.
See remark in Temorites kanavae.
Last update : 05/12/2013
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