Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Clausocalanoidea ( Superfamily )
        Aetideidae ( Family )
            Valdiviella ( Genus )
Valdiviella imperfecta  Brodsky, 1950   (F)
Brodsky, 1950 (1967) (p.224, Descr.F, figs.F); Heptner, 1971 (p.113, Rem.F); Zvereva, 1975 (p.1893, figs.F)
Species Valdiviella imperfecta - Plate 1 of morphological figuresIssued from : K.A. Brodskii in Calanoida of the Far Eastern Seas and Polar Basin of the USSR. Opred. Fauna SSSR, 1950, 35 (Israel Program for Scientific Translations, Jerusalem, 1967) [p.225, Fig.138].
Female (from NW Pacif.): habitus (dorsal and lateral right side); S1, P1; S2, P2; S3, P3; S4, P4.

Compl. Ref.:
Ikeda & al., 2006 (p.1791, Table 2); Galbraith, 2009 (pers. comm.)
NZ: 3

Distribution map of Valdiviella imperfecta by geographical zones
NE Japan, NW Pacif., Kuril Is., Vancouver Is.
N: 4
(22) F: 5; (23) F: 5,82-5,62; juv.M: 5,89-4,92; {F: 5,00-5,82}
Rem.: abyssopelagic.
Last update : 02/02/2015
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