Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Diaptomoidea ( Superfamily )
        Pontellidae ( Family )
            Pontella ( Genus )
Pontella sp.2  Mulyadi, 2000   (juv. F)
Mulyadi, 2000 (p.196, figs. Juv.F); 2002 (p.121, figs. Juv.F, Rem.)
Species Pontella sp.2 - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from : Mulyadi in Treubia, 2002, 32; [p.122, Fig.645].
Immature female (from NE Java): a, habitus (dorsal); b, forehead (lateral); c, A1; d, P4; e, P5.

NZ: 1

Distribution map of Pontella sp.2 by geographical zones
Java (jakarta Bay)
N: 1
(900) juv.F: 2,50-2,55
Rem.: neritic.
This immature female most resembles P. tridactyla Shen & Lee, 1963 in having an almost symmetrical P5, in the urosomal somites, and in the absence of rostral lenses, but are distinguishable from the latter species by the presence of 3 outer spines on the exopod of P5.
Last update : 29/01/2015
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