Species Card of Copepod
Cyclopoida ( Order )
    Oithonidae ( Family )
        Oithona ( Genus )
Oithona horai  Sewell, 1934   (F,M)
Syn.: Oithona (Dioithona) horai : Shuvalov, 1980 (p.185, figs.F,M)
Sewell, 1934 (p.82, figs.F,M); 1948 (p.430); Silas, 1972 (p.635); Wellershaus, 1970 (p.478)
Species Oithona horai - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from : V.S. Shuvalov in Opred. Faune SSSR, Nauka, Leningrad, 1980, 125. [p.186, Fig.61]. After Sewell, 1934.
Female: 1, A1; 2, A2; 3, Md; 4, Mx2; 5, Mxp; 6, P1; 7, P2; 8, P5.

Male: 9, habitus (dorsal); 10, Md.

NZ: 1

Distribution map of Oithona horai by geographical zones
India (Salt Lakes), Hooghly River
N: 2
(650) F: 0,604-0,521; M: 0,542; (880) M: 0,54; {F: 0,52-0,60; M: 0,54}
Rem.: Freshwater and brackish.
probably in the genus Dioithona.
Last update : 24/01/2015
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