Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Epacteriscoidea ( Superfamily )
        Epacteriscidae ( Family )
            Miheptneria ( Genus )
Miheptneria abyssalis  Andronov, 2007   (M)
Andronov, 2007 a (p.672, Descr.M, figs.M); Bradford-Grieve & al., 2014 (p.507, Rem., p.522: cladistic analysis)
Species Miheptneria abyssalis - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from : V.N. Andronov in Zool. Zh., 2007, 86 (6). [p.673, Fig.1];
Male (from 21°39'N, 22°36'W): 1-2, habitus dorsal and lateral, respectively); 3, rostrum (frontal view); 4, left A1; 5, right A1; 6, A2; 7, Md (mandibular palp); 8, Md (gnathobase); 9, Mx1; 10, Mx2; 11, Mxp.
Scale bars : 0.1 mm

Species Miheptneria abyssalis - Plate 2 of morphological figuresissued from : V.N. Andronov in Zool. Zh., 2007, 86 (6). [p.674, Fig.2];
Male: 1 to 5, P1 to P5.

NZ: 1

Distribution map of Miheptneria abyssalis by geographical zones
NE Atlant. (Cape verde Is.)
Type locality: 21°39'N, 22°36'W.
N: 1
(1053) M: 1,35; {M: 1,35}
Rem.: probably abyssal, hyperbenthic (depth: 4622 m).
After Bradford-Grieve & al., 2014 (p.508, Table 1) the genus and species belong to the Pseudocyclopidae.
Last update : 17/01/2015
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