Species Card of Copepod
Cyclopoida ( Order )
    Oncaeidae ( Family )
        Epicalymma ( Genus )
Epicalymma vervoorti  Heron, English & Damkaer, 1984   (F,M)
Ref.:
Heron & al.,1984 (p.479, 483, figs.F,M, Descr.); Heron & Frost, 2000 (p.1057, tab.2, 3); Böttger-Schnack & Schnack, 2013 (p.4: Table 1)
Species Epicalymma vervoorti - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from : G.A. Heron, T.S. English & D.M. Damkaer in J. Crustacean Biol., 1984, 4 (3). [p.482, Fig.17, C-I].
Female (from Arctic): C, habitus (lateral; scale bar: w); D, posterior of last prosomal segment and urosome (dorsal; scale bar: w); E, right A2 (scale bar: z); F, labrum (ventral; scale bar: x); G, left Md (scale bar: x); H, right Mx1 (scale bar: x); I, right Mx2 (scale bar: x).

Nota: Urosome (lateral view) with caudal ramus width less than that of anal segment.


Species Epicalymma vervoorti - Plate 2 of morphological figuresissued from : G.A. Heron, T.S. English & D.M. Damkaer in J. Crustacean Biol., 1984, 4 (3). [p.484, Fig.18].
Female: A, right Mxp (scale bar: x); B-E, P1 to P4 (scale bar: z).

Male: F, habitus (lateral; scale bar: w); G, posterior of last prosomal segment and urosome (dorsal; scale bar: w).
Nota: Anal segment with operculum margin straight. Distal corner of last prosomal segment squared and P5 distal seta longer than lateral seta.


Species Epicalymma vervoorti - Plate 3 of morphological figuresissued from : G.A. Heron, T.S. English & D.M. Damkaer in J. Crustacean Biol., 1984, 4 (3). [p.486, Fig.19, A-B].
Male: left Mxp (scale bar: x); B, endopod of P1 (scale bar: z).

NZ: 3

Distribution map of Epicalymma vervoorti by geographical zones
Species Epicalymma vervoorti - Distribution map 2issued from : G.A. Heron & B.W. Frost in Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington, 2000, 113 (4). [p.1061, Fig.25].
Locality records for selected species of Epicalymma.
Records include previously published personal observations and data presented in this study (p.1023, Table 3)
Loc:
Arct., Norwegian Sea, NE Pacif.
N: 2
Lg.:
(675) F: 0,52-0,48; M: 0,44-0,42; (848) F: 0,48; {F: 0,48-0,52; M: 0,42-0,44}
Rem.: bathypelagic. Collected below 1,000 m by Heron & al. (1984, p.483).
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