Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Arietelloidea ( Superfamily )
        Discoidae ( Family )
            Pertsovius ( Genus )
Pertsovius serratus   Andronov & Kosobokova, 2011   (F)
Andronov & Kosobokova, 2011 (p.44, figs.F)
Species Pertsovius serratus - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from : V. N. Andronov & K. N. Kosobokova in Zootaxa, 2011, 2809. [p.43, Fig.7].
Female (from 74°07'N, 153°37'W): 1-2, habitus (dorsal and lateral, respectively); 3, forehead shown rostral area (lateral, left side); 4, genital double somite (lateral, left side); 5, urosome (ventral); 6, Md (mandibular blade); 7, Mxp.
Scale bars: 0.1 mm.

Species Pertsovius serratus - Plate 2 of morphological figuresissued from : V. N. Andronov & K. N. Kosobokova in Zootaxa, 2011, 2809. [p.44, Fig.8].
Female: 1, P1; 2, left P2; 3, distal segment of the right exopod of P2; 4, P3; 5, P4.
Scale bar: 0.1 mm.

NZ: 1

Distribution map of Pertsovius serratus by geographical zones
Arctic (Canada Basin)
N: 1
(1071) F: 0,65; {F: 0,65}
Rem.: Mesopelagic (Depth sampled: 300-500 m; bottom depth: 3850 m).
For Andronov & Kosobokova (2011, p.45) the differential diagnosis is the presence of denticles on the outer edge of the 3rd exopodal segment of the left P2 and the appearance of the genital fields.
Last update : 28/01/2015
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