Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Arietelloidea ( Superfamily )
        Arietellidae ( Family )
            Sarsarietellus ( Genus )
Sarsarietellus natalis  Heinrich, 1993   (F)
Heinrich, 1993 (p.5, figs.F)
Species Sarsarietellus natalis - Plate 1 of morphological figuresiissued from : A.K. Heinrich in Zool. Zh., 1993, 72 (8). [p.6, Fig.1].
Female (from SW Indian Ocean): 1, habitus (dorsal); 2, cephalothorax (lateral left side); 3forehead (lateral); 4, posterior corner of last thoracic segment (lateral); 5, urosome (dorsal); 6, genital somite and 2nd urosomal segment (ventral); 7, urosomal segments 2-4 (lateral left side); 8, brush ornament on caudal rami; 9, Md (mandibular palp); 10, P1; 11, P5.
Scale bars in mm: 10, (1, 7, 9, 11; 0.100 (8).

Compl. Ref.:
Bradford-Grieve, 2004 (p.283)
NZ: 1

Distribution map of Sarsarietellus natalis by geographical zones
SW Indian
N: 1
(306) F: 5,28; {F: 5,28}
Rem.: bathyal; hyperbenthic. Sample depth: 1083-1090 m.
For Heinrich (1993, p.10) the main peciliarity of this species is a process of the left side of the genital segment.
Last update : 14/02/2008
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