Species Card of Copepod
Siphonostomatoida ( Order )
    Megapontiidae ( Family )
        Hyalopontius ( Genus )
Hyalopontius roei  Boxshall, 1979   (F)
Boxshall, 1979 (p.251, Descr.F, figs.F); Boxshall & Halsey, 2004 (p.786: fig.F); Vives & Shmeleva, 2010 (p.403, figs.F, Rem.)
Species Hyalopontius roei - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from : G.A. Boxshall in Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Zool.), 1979, 35 (3). [p.252, Fig.23].
Female (from NE Atlantic): A, habitus (dorsal); B, anterior portion of urosome (dorsal); C, A1; D, spine from segment 7 of A1; E, A2; F, tip of Md; G, Mx1; H, Mxp; I, P1; J, P5.
Scales 0.5 mm unless otherwise indicated.

NZ: 1

Distribution map of Hyalopontius roei by geographical zones
NE Atlant.
N: 1
(138) F: 5; {F: 5,00}
Rem.: Morphological characteristics female: Angles of the 3rd pedigerous segment practically symmetrical. Posterior dorsal edges of the urosome segments with a scalloped membrane.
Last update : 30/04/2020
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