Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Clausocalanoidea ( Superfamily )
        Scolecitrichidae ( Family )
            Scaphocalanus ( Genus )
Scaphocalanus parantarcticus  Park, 1982   (F,M)
Syn.: Scaphocalanus affinis : Vervoort, 1957 (part., p.113, figs.F)
Park, 1982 (p.89, Descr.F,M, figs.F,M); Razouls, 1994 (p.121, figs.F,M, Rem.); Bradford-Grieve & al., 1999 (p.881, 932, figs.F,M);
Species Scaphocalanus parantarcticus - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from T. Park in Biology of the Antarctic Seas XI, Antarct. Res. Ser, 1982, 34. [p.90, Fig.8].
Female: a, habitus (lateral left side); b, forehead (lateral); c, idem (dorsal); d, idem of low form (lateral); e, idem of low form (dorsal); f, posterior part of thorax and urosome (lateral right side); g, P2 (posterior view); h, P5 (posterior view).

Species Scaphocalanus parantarcticus - Plate 2 of morphological figuresissued from T. Park in Biology of the Antarctic Seas XI, Antarct. Res. Ser, 1982, 34. [p.93, Fig.9].
Male: a, habitus (lateral left side); b, distal part of thorax and urosome (lateral left side); c, forehead (lateral); d, Md; e, Mx1; f, distal part of Mx2; g, Mxp; h, P1 (anterior view); i, P2 (posterior); J, P5 (anterior view)); K, right P5 (posterior view).

Species Scaphocalanus parantarcticus - Plate 3 of morphological figuresIssued from : C. Razouls in Ann. Inst. océanogr., Paris, 1994, 70 (1). [p.121]. Caractéristiques morphologiques de Scaphocalanus parantarcticus femelle et mâle adultes.
Terminologie et abbréviations: voir à Calanus propinquus.

Compl. Ref.:
Hopkins, 1985 (p.197, Table 1, gut contents); Hopkins & Torres, 1988 (tab.1); Razouls & al., 2000 (p.343, tab. 2, Appendix); Park & Ferrari, 2009 (p.143, Table 3, 7: common deep water species, fig.2, Appendix 1, biogeography); Sano & al., 2013 (p.11, Table 9, food habits)
NZ: 3

Distribution map of Scaphocalanus parantarcticus by geographical zones
Species Scaphocalanus parantarcticus - Distribution map 3Issued from : E.T. Park & F.D. Ferrari in A selection from Smithsonian at the Poles Contributions to International Polar year. I. Krupnik, M.A. Lang and S.E. Miller, eds., Publs. by Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press, Washington DC., 2009. [p.167, Fig.2].
Distribution of selected pelagic calanoids Scaphocalanus parantacticus of the Southern Ocean and the closest relative S. acrocephalus (? = S. magnus) in the subarctic region of the Arctic Ocean.
Antarct. (Weddell Sea, SW & SE Atlant., Indian, SW & SE Pacif., Croker Passage), sub-Antarct. (Indian, SW & SE Pacif.), S Indian (subtropical convergence)
N: 6
(76) F: 5,83-5,08; M: 5,08-4,83; {F: 5,08-5,83; M: 4,83-5,08}
Sampling depth (Antarct., sub-Antarct.) : 0-1000 m.
Last update : 28/01/2017
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