Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Clausocalanoidea ( Superfamily )
        Scolecitrichidae ( Family )
            Scolecithrix ( Genus )
Scolecithrix aequalis  Wolfenden, 1911   (F)
Wolfenden, 1911 (p.255, Descr.F, figs.F); Sewell, 1929 (p.221: Rem.); 1948 (p.523); Bradford, 1973 (p.143); Bradford & al., 1983 (p.78, Rem.)
Species Scolecithrix aequalis - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from : R.N. Wolfenden in Die Marinen Copepoden der Deutschen Südpolar-Expedition 1901-1903, 1911. [p.255, Fig.33].
Female (from N Ste Helene): a, habitus (lateral); b, terminal part of Mxp; c, P5.

NZ: 1

Distribution map of Scolecithrix aequalis by geographical zones
S Atlant. (off SW Ascension Is.)
N: 1
(10) F: 3,65; {F: 3,65}
Rem.: Transerred to the genus Amallothrix probable.
Synonymy possible with Amallothrix emarginata (= Pdeudoamallothrix emarginata).
Last update : 31/01/2015
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