Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Clausocalanoidea ( Superfamily )
        Scolecitrichidae ( Family )
            Landrumius ( Genus )
Landrumius insignis  (Sars, 1920)   (F)
Syn.: Lophothrix insignis Sars, 1920 c (p.8, Rem.F); 1925 (p.167, figs.F); Rose, 1933 a (p.145, figs.F); Grice & Hulsemann, 1967 (p.16); 1968 (tab.2); Bradford, 1973 (p.144); Bradford & al., 1983 (p.88)
Park, 1983 (p.178, 191, 192)
Species Landrumius insignis - Plate 1 of morphological figuresIssued from : G.O. Sars in Résult. Camp. Scient. Prince Albert I, 69, pls.1-127 (1924). [Pl.XLVII, figs.1-17]. As Lophothrix insignis.
Female: 1, habitus (dorsal); 2, idem (lateral left side); 3, forehead (lateral); 4, rostrum; 5, distal segments of A1; 6, A2; 7, Md; 8, Mx1; 9, Mx2; 10, idem (posterior surface); 11, distal segments of Mx2, with bud-like setae; 12, Mxp; 13, P1; 14, P2; 15, P3; 16, P4; 17, P5.

NZ: 3

Distribution map of Landrumius insignis by geographical zones
Species Landrumius insignis - Distribution map 2
Chart of 1996
NE Atlant. (Cabo Finisterre), W Indian, SE Pacif. (off Juan Fernandez Is.)
N: 4
(1) F: 6,4; {F: 6,40}
Last update : 15/01/2015
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By Mariluz Fernandez de Puelles 2018-12-19 13:30:22    ( Citation of this remark )
In the north of Cape Verde (20º54'87N;21º6'51W) in the stratum of 1300-1600 m depth during the night several females were found of L. insignis never less than 8 mm (cfl + urosom).

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