Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Spinocalanoidea ( Superfamily )
        Spinocalanidae ( Family )
            Spinocalanus ( Genus )
Spinocalanus dorsispinosus  Brodsky, 1950   (M)
Brodsky, 1950 (1967) (p.130, Descr.M, figs.M); Brodsky & al., 1983 (p.285, figs.M, Rem.M)
Species Spinocalanus dorsispinosus - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from : Brodsky K.A., Vyshkvartseva N.V., Kos M.S. & Markhaseva E.L. in Opred. Faune SSSR, 1983, 135. [p.285, Fig.135];
Male: forehead and basal segment of A1 (lateral); S5, P5.
Nota: Very simolar to the male of S. stellatus; basal segment of A1 with stellate bundle of spines. Differs in presence of group of spines on dorsal side of head, spines forming oval spot and the structure of P5

NZ: 1

Distribution map of Spinocalanus dorsispinosus by geographical zones
NW Pacif.
N: 1
(22) M: 2,9; {M: 2,90}
Rem.: Oceanic (Found in catches from 4000-1000 m).
Species maintained: no syn. Spinocalanus horridus in Damkaer, 1975 (p.37)
Last update : 01/02/2015
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