Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Diaptomoidea ( Superfamily )
        Tortanidae ( Family )
            Tortanus ( Genus )
                Atortus ( Sub-Genus )
Tortanus (Atortus) brevipes  A. Scott, 1909   (F)
A. Scott, 1909 (p.192, Descr.F, figs.F); Steuer, 1926 a (p.66, figs.F, chart);
Species Tortanus (Atortus) brevipes - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from : A. Scott in Siboga-Expedition, 1909, XIX a. [Plate LVI, Figs.9-13].
Female (from Saleyer Anchorage): 9, habitus (dorsal); 10, forehead (lateral); 11, A1; 12, P1; 13, P5.

Compl. Ref.:
Sewell, 1948 (p.420); Rose, 1956 (p.458); Bowman, 1971 a (p.527); Ohtsuka, 1992 a (p.265); Nishida & Cho, 2005 (p.232, Fig.4: chart)
NZ: 1

Distribution map of Tortanus (Atortus) brevipes by geographical zones
Indonesia-Malaiysia (6° 5' S, 120° 24' E), Viet-Nam (Cauda Bay)
N: 3
(5) F: 2,3; {F: 2,30}
Rem.: For Nishida & Cho (2005, p.229) this species belongs in the subgenus Atortus to the ''species complex tropicus''.
Last update : 01/02/2015
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