Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Clausocalanoidea ( Superfamily )
        Stephidae ( Family )
            Stephos ( Genus )
Stephos sp.  Unterüberbacher, 1964   
Unterüberbacher, 1964 (p.26, fig. juv.F)
Species Stephos sp. - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from : H.K. Unterüberbacher in Investl Rep. mar. Res. Lab. S.W. Afr., 11. [p.26].
Female (? juvenile) (from 22°25'S, 13°E): P5.
Nota: 5th thoracic segment symmetric.

NZ: 1

Distribution map of Stephos sp. by geographical zones
SW South Africa (off Namibia)
N: 1
(432) juv.F: 0,85
Rem.: For Unterüberbacher (1964, p.26) the specimen resembles Stephos lamellatus Sars (1903) adult female, except in the latter the asymmetrical corners in the posterior thoracic segment.
Last update : 01/02/2015
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