Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Epacteriscoidea ( Superfamily )
        Ridgewayiidae ( Family )
            Robpalmeria ( Genus )
Robpalmeria asymmetrica  Fosshagen & Iliffe, 2003   (F,M)
Fosshagen & Iliffe, 2003 (p.25, figs.F,M)
Species Robpalmeria asymmetrica - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from : A. Fosshagen & T.M. Iliffe in Sarsia, 2003, 88. [p.26, Fig.6].
Female (from Bahamas): A-B, habitus (dorsal and lateral, respectively); C, rostrum; D, A1; E, A2; F, Md; G, P1; H, P2; I, P3; J, P4; K, P5.

Species Robpalmeria asymmetrica - Plate 2 of morphological figuresissued from : A. Fosshagen & T.M. Iliffe in Sarsia, 2003, 88. [p.27, Fig.7].
Female: F, Mx1; G, Mx2; H, Mxp.

Male: A, habitus (lateral); B, urosome (dorsal); C, right A1; D, P5 (posterior; endopos indicated by arrows); E, right P5 (anterior; endopod indicated by an arrow).

NZ: 1

Distribution map of Robpalmeria asymmetrica by geographical zones
Bahamas (Stargate Blus Hole, S. San Andros Is.: cave)
N: 1
(885): F: 0,89; M: 0,91; 0,94; {F: 0,89; M: 0,91-0,94}
Rem.: anchialine cave
Last update : 06/05/2010
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