Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Clausocalanoidea ( Superfamily )
        Scolecitrichidae ( Family )
            Scaphocalanus ( Genus )
Scaphocalanus paraustralis  Schulz, 1987   (F)
Schulz, 1987 (p.107, Descr.F, figs.F)
Species Scaphocalanus paraustralis - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from : K. Schulz in Mitt. hamb. zool. Mus. Inst., 1987, 84. [p.112, Figs.19-28].
Female (from off Mauritania): 19, habitus (dorsal); 20, idem (lateral left side); 21, forehead (lateral); 22, rostrum (ventral); 23, posterior part of prosome and urosome (lateral right side); 24, genital complex (lateral right side); 25, idem (other individual); 26, A2; 27, Md (mandibular palp); 28, Md (masticatory edge).

Species Scaphocalanus paraustralis - Plate 2 of morphological figuresissued from : K. Schulz in Mitt. hamb. zool. Mus. Inst., 1987, 84. [p.113, Figs.29-39].
Female: 29, Mx1; 30, Mx2 (distal segments); 31, Mxp; 32, P1 (anterior); 33, P1 (other individual); 34, P2 (posterior); 35, P3 (posterior); 36, P4 (posterior); 37, P4 (endopod from other individual); 38, P5; 39, distal segment from other individual).

NZ: 1

Distribution map of Scaphocalanus paraustralis by geographical zones
NE Atlant. (off Mauritania)
N: 1
(534) F: 1,5-1,39; {F: 1,39-1,50}
Rem.: bathypelagic (500-1000 m).
Last update : 31/01/2015
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