Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Clausocalanoidea ( Superfamily )
        Scolecitrichidae ( Family )
            Scopalatum ( Genus )
Scopalatum gibbera  Roe, 1975   (F)
Syn.: Amallophora sp. Roe, 1972 (p.295, 309).
Roe, 1975 (p.336, Descr.F, figs.F); Bradford & al., 1983 (p.114); Vives & Shmeleva, 2007 (p.805, figs.F, Rem., as gibberum)
Species Scopalatum gibbera - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from : H.S.J. Roe in Bull. British Mus. (Natural History) Zool., London, 1975, 28 (7). [p.337, Fig.20].
Female: a, habitus (dorsal); b, idem (right lateral side); c, rostrum (ventral); d, A1; e, A2; f, Md; g, Mx1; h, Mx2 (exopod); i, Mx2 (endopod); j, Mxp; k, P1; l, P2; m, P2 (exopodite segments 2-3, paratype); n, P3; o, P4; p, P5.
Bar scale 0.1 mm unless indicated.

Compl. Ref.:
Vives, 1982 (p.292); Lozano Soldevilla & al., 1988 (p.59: comme S. giggera)
NZ: 1

Distribution map of Scopalatum gibbera by geographical zones
Canary Is., Cape Verde Is.
N: 3
(8) F: 2,81-2,58; {F: 2,58-2,81}
Rem.: mesopelagic.
Last update : 31/01/2015
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