Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Diaptomoidea ( Superfamily )
        Acartiidae ( Family )
            Acartia ( Genus )
                Acartia ( Sub-Genus )
Acartia (Acartia) forcipata  Thompson & Scott, 1897   (F)
in Herdman, Thompson & Scott, 1897 (p.81, Descr.F, figs.F); Steuer, 1923 (p.37, fig.F, Rem.).
Species Acartia (Acartia) forcipata - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from : A. Steuer in Arb. zool. Inst. Innsbruck, 1923, 1 (5). [p.37, Figs.174, 175].
Female (after Thompson & Scott, 1897): 174, habitus (dorsal); 175, P5.

Compl. Ref.:
Sewell, 1948 (p.493); Shih & al., 1971 (p.30); Tremblay & Anderson, 1984 (p.3).
NZ: 1

Distribution map of Acartia (Acartia) forcipata by geographical zones
Canada (Gulf of St. Lawrence)
N: 2
(164) F: 2,35; {F: 2,35}
Last update : 22/09/2014
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