Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Diaptomoidea ( Superfamily )
        Pontellidae ( Family )
            Pontella ( Genus )
Pontella hanloni  Greenwood, 1979   (M)
Greenwood, 1979 (p.105, Descr.M, figs.M); Bradford-Grieve, 1999 b (p.196, figs.M, figs.185, 194)
Species Pontella hanloni - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from : J.G. Greenwood in Proc. R. Soc. Qd, 1979, 90. [p.106, Fig.8].
Male (from Moreton Bay, E Australia): a, habitus ( dorsal); b, idem (lateral left side); c, P5; d, detail exopodal segments 1 and 2 of right P5; e, right A1; f, Md (masticatory edge).
Nota: metasome to urosome length ratio 4.18:1. Head without cephalic hooks. pair of small dorsal eye lenses. Shallow groove dividing cephalic from thoracic region dorsally. Urosome 5-segmented, segments with length ratios as 38:17:21:9:15 = 100.

NZ: 1

Distribution map of Pontella hanloni by geographical zones
Australia (Moreton Bay)
N: 2
(471) M: 1,45; {M: 1,45}
Rem.: epipelagic
Last update : 28/01/2015
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