Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Diaptomoidea ( Superfamily )
        Pseudodiaptomidae ( Family )
            Pseudodiaptomus ( Genus )
Pseudodiaptomus pacificus  Walter, 1986   (F,M)
Walter, 1986 (p.153, figs.F,M, Rem.: p.155); 1987 (p.368, 378, Descr., figs.F,M, Rem.)
Species Pseudodiaptomus pacificus - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from : T.C. Walter in J. Plankton Res., 1986, 8 (1). [p.154, Fig.11, A-J].
Female (from Palau): A, habitus (dorsal); B, prosome and urosome (lateral right side); C, last thoracic segment and urosomal segments 1-2 (lateral left side); D, P5 (posterior view).

Male: E, habitus (dorsal); F, anterior part of prosome (lateral); G, last thoracic segment and urosome (lateral right side); H, A1 (segment 17 dorsal flange); I, P5 (posterior view); J, idem (anterior view).

Compl. Ref.:
McKinnon, 1991 (p.471); Lo & al., 2004 (p.468, tab.2)
NZ: 3

Distribution map of Pseudodiaptomus pacificus by geographical zones
Taiwan (Tapong Bay), China Seas (East China Sea), Philippines, Palau Is., Tonga, Australia (Great Barrier Reef)
N: 4
(863) F: 1,2-1,25; M: 0,96-0,98; (1002) F: 0,98-1,0; M: 0,8-0,84; {F: 0,98-1,25; M: 0,80-0,98}
Rem.: Incomplete data.
In Ramosus species group (serricaudatus subgroup) after Walter & al. 2006, p.203.
Last update : 30/01/2015
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