Species Card of Copepod
Monstrilloida ( Order )
    Monstrillidae ( Family )
        Monstrilla ( Genus )
Monstrilla filogranarum  (Malaquin, 1901)   
Syn.: Thaumaleus filigranarum Malaquin, 1896 (p.1317, figs.F,M);
Haemocera filogranarum : Malaquin, 1901 (p.110, figs.F);
Cymbasoma filogranarum : Rose, 1933 a (p.351, fig.F)
Isaac, 1975 (p.2, 8, fig.F); Grygier, 1995 a (p.12, 16, 64, Rem.)
Species Monstrilla filogranarum - Plate 1 of morphological figuresIssued from M. Rose in Faune de France, 1933 a, no°26. [p.351, Fig.453]. After Malaquin.
Female: urosome (ventral view).

Nota: Abdomen 3-segmented.
- Genital segment equal length to pedigerous segment 5 and not longer than the two following segments together.
- Anal segment slightly longer than the preceding.
- Ovigerous spines with stalk separated, aproximately 1.5 the urosome length.
- Caudal rami equal length of anal segment with 4 equal setae, as long as that half of urosome.
- P5 with inner lobe small, outer lobe with 3 unequal setae.

NZ: 1

Distribution map of Monstrilla filogranarum by geographical zones
English Channel, Pas-de-Calais
N: 2
Rem.: Host : Filograna implexa
Probably belongs genus Monstrillopsis
Last update : 10/11/2017
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