Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Clausocalanoidea ( Superfamily )
        Aetideidae ( Family )
            Valdiviella ( Genus )
Valdiviella brodskyi  Zvereva, 1975   (F)
Zvereva, 1975 (p.1890, Descr.F, figs.F)
Species Valdiviella brodskyi - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from : J.A. Zvereva in Zool. Zh., 1975, 54 (12). [p.1891, Fig.1].
Female: 1, habitus (dorsal); 2, idem (right lateral side); 3, forehead; 4, last thoracic segment and genital somite; 5, A2; 6, Mx2; 7, Mxp; 8, P1; 9, P2; 10, P3; 11, P4.
Nota: Head and 1st thoracic segment fused, 4th and 5th fused. Cephalothorax 2.2 times longer than urosome.. Anal segment short. Dorsally and materallly of the urosomal segments with tiny denticulate. Rostrum short, bifurcate. Genital field specific.

Species Valdiviella brodskyi - Plate 2 of morphological figuresissued from : J.A. Zvereva in Zool. Zh., 1975, 54 (12). [p.1892, Fig.2]
Female: Comparison of genital fields (ventral , right lateral side, respectively) of some species of the genus.
1, 2: Valdiviella insignis Farran, 1908; 3, 4: V. brevicornis Sars, 1905; 5, 6: V. imperfecta Brodsky, 1950; 7, 8: V. brodskyi Zvereva, 1975.

NZ: 1

Distribution map of Valdiviella brodskyi by geographical zones
NW Pacif. (Kuril Is.)
N: 1
(268) F: 6,1; {F: 6,10}
Rem.: Meso-bathypelagic.
Last update : 02/02/2015
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