Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Diaptomoidea ( Superfamily )
        Pontellidae ( Family )
            Pontella ( Genus )
Pontella spinipedata  Heinrich, 1989   (F,M)
Ref.:
Heinrich, 1989 (p.132, figs.F,M)
Species Pontella spinipedata - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from : A.K. Heinrich in Zool. Zh., 1989, 68 (8). [p.131, Fig.1].
Female (from NW Madagascar): 11, habitus (dorsal); 12, idem (lateral right side); 13, forehead (lateral); 14, rostrum (frontal view); 15, urosome (dorsal); 16, idem (ventral); 17, (lateral right side); 18, idem (lateral left side); 19, left P5; 20, right P5.
Nota: A blade-shaped projection on the right side of the 2nd abdominal segment.

Male: 1, habitus (dorsal); 2, forehead (lateral); 3, rostrum (frontal view); 4, last thoracic segment and urosome (lateral right side); 5, posterior part of last thoracic segment (lateral); 6, A1 (clasping segments); 7, P5; 8, distal segment of left P5; 9-10, structure on claw of right P5.
Nota: right P5 with a three-branching projection with many spines in the proximal end of the chela.
Scale bars in mm: 1.0 (1, 2, 4, 6, 7, 11-13; 0.100 (3, 5, 8-10, 14, 19, 20).

NZ: 1

Distribution map of Pontella spinipedata by geographical zones
Loc:
SW Indian (NW Madagascar)
N: 1
Lg.:
(273) F: 3,7-3,6; M: ± 3,5; {F: 3,60-3,70; M: 3,50}
Last update : 29/01/2015
    to add your remark
  

 Any use of this site for a publication will be mentioned with the following reference :

Razouls C., Desreumaux N., Kouwenberg J. and de Bovée F., 2005-2023. - Biodiversity of Marine Planktonic Copepods (morphology, geographical distribution and biological data). Sorbonne University, CNRS. Available at http://copepodes.obs-banyuls.fr/en [Accessed January 28, 2023]

© copyright 2005-2023 Sorbonne University, CNRS

Webmaster
CNRS   Observatoire Océanologique de Banyuls sur Mer - Laboratoire Arago
Sorbonne Université

 

Version française
English version

 

Search

On the WEB of CNRS

 


Marine Planktonic Copepods

Marine Planktonic Copepods

 

Imprimer Contact Accueil Plan du site Accès restreint Retour Une du Labo Imprimer Contact Plan du site Crédits Téléchargez les Plug-Ins