Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Clausocalanoidea ( Superfamily )
        Scolecitrichidae ( Family )
            Lophothrix ( Genus )
Lophothrix varicans  Wolfenden, 1911   (F)
Wolfenden, 1911 (p.270, Descr.F, figs.F); Sewell, 1948 (p.523); Bradford & al., 1983 (p.88); Park, 1983 (p.178)
Species Lophothrix varicans - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from : R.N. Wolfenden in Die Marinen Copepoden der Deutschen Südpolar-Expedition 1901-1903, 1911. [Pl.XXXIV, Figs.4-5].
Female: 4, forehead (lateral); 5, P5.

NZ: 2

Distribution map of Lophothrix varicans by geographical zones
Atlant. (equator): off E St. Paul Is., South Africa (E) (in De Decker & Mombeck, 1964 (p.13, Rem.: ?)
N: 2
(10) F: 5,9; {F: 5,90}
Last update : 07/12/2020
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