Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Spinocalanoidea ( Superfamily )
        Spinocalanidae ( Family )
            Spinocalanus ( Genus )
Spinocalanus sp. B  Roe, 1975   (M)
Roe, 1975 (p.303, Descr.M, figs.M)
Species Spinocalanus sp. B - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from : H.S.J. Roe in Bull. British Mus. (Natural History) Zool., London, 1975, 28 (7). [p.303, Fig.4].
Male (Cape verde Islands): a, habitus (dorsal); b, A2; c, Mx1; d, Mx2; e, Mxp; f, P1; g, P2; h, P3; i, P4; j, P5
Bar scale 0.1 mm unless indicated.
Nota : Cephalothorax about 2.6 times as long as the 5-segmented abdomen.
Head and 1st thoracic segment fused, 4th and 5th separate.
Forehead with a distinct protrusion.
A1 with the 1st segment without spines.
P1 with a group of spines on the surface of the 2nd exopodite segment.
P5 reaches back to the hind edge of the 3rd abdominal segment.

NZ: 1

Distribution map of Spinocalanus sp. B by geographical zones
NE Atlant. (Cape Verde Is.)
N: 1
(8) M: 2,05; {M: 2,05}
Last update : 01/02/2015
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