Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Clausocalanoidea ( Superfamily )
        Phaennidae ( Family )
            Xanthocalanus ( Genus )
Xanthocalanus sp.1  Grice, 1972   (M)
Grice, 1972 a (p.237, figs.M); Campaner, 1978 a (p.968)
Species Xanthocalanus sp.1 - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from G.D. Grice in Crustaceana, 1972, 23 (3). [p.236, Figs.120-131].
Male (from off S Cap Cod): 120, habitus (lateral right side); 121, urosome (lateral); 122, forehead (ventral view); 123, A1 (proximal segments); 124, A2; 125, Md (mandibular palp); 126, Md (biting edge); 127, Mx1; 128, Mx2; 129, Mxp; 130, P1; 131, P5.

Nota: Head and 1st thoracic segment separate, 4th and 5th separate. Segments2-4 of urosome with numerous protuberances. Proximal segments of A1 with long sensory setae.Right P5 3-segmented, left 5-segmented.

NZ: 1

Distribution map of Xanthocalanus sp.1 by geographical zones
NW Atlant. (off S Cape Cod)
N: 1
(213) M: 2-1,86; {M: 1,86-2,00}
Rem.: hyperbenthic (bottom: 1500 m).
Last update : 02/02/2015
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