Species Card of Copepod
Cyclopoida ( Order )
    Oncaeidae ( Family )
        Oncaea ( Genus )
Oncaea latimana  Gordejeva, 1975   (F,M)
Gordejeva, 1975 b (p.1397, figs.F,M); Boxshall, 1977 a (p.143, 144, Rem.); Malt & al., 1989 (p.960, Rem.); Bradford-Grieve & al., 1999 (p.887, 971, figs.F,M); Heron & Frost, 2000 (p.1038: Rem.)
Species Oncaea latimana - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from : K.T. Gordejeva in Zool. Zh., 1975, 54 (9). [p.1398, Figs.1-14].
Female (from 13°08'S, 16°26'04\"\"W): 1, habitus (dorsal); 2-3, urosome (dorsal and lateral, respectively); 4, A2; 5, Mx2; 6-9, P1 to P4.

Male: 10, habitus (dorsal); 11, A2; 12-13, Mx2; 14, urosome (dorsal).

NZ: 2

Distribution map of Oncaea latimana by geographical zones
off E St. Helena Is., G. of Mexico
N: 1
(691) F: 0,5; M: 0,42; {F: 0,50; M: 0,42}
Rem.: Mesopelagic (500-1000 m).
Malt & al. (1989) do not share the opinion of Boxshall (1977 a) to consider this species as a junior synonym of Oncaea curta.
See in remaks concerning Oncaea insolita.
Last update : 26/01/2015
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