Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Arietelloidea ( Superfamily )
        Augaptilidae ( Family )
            Augaptilus ( Genus )
Augaptilus cornutus  Wolfenden, 1911   (F)
Syn.: Euaugaptilus cornutus : Sewell, 1948 (p.575)
Wolfenden, 1911 (p.333, Descr.F, figs.F); Sewell, 1932 (p.315); Brodsky, 1950 (1967) (p.370, figs.F); Matthews, 1972 (p.45)
Species Augaptilus cornutus - 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.370, Fig.259].
Female (from NW Pacif.): habitus (dorsal); R, rostrum (ventral); forehead lateral); M, Md (biting edge); Mx, Mx1; S1, P1; S3, P3; S5, P5; urosome (lateral right side).

Species Augaptilus cornutus - Plate 2 of morphological figuresissued from : R.N. Wolfenden in Die Marinen Copepoden der Deutschen Südpolar-Expedition 1901-1903, 1911. [p.333, Fig.69].
Female (from Antarctic continent): a, habitus (lateral); b, A2.

Compl. Ref.:
Sewell, 1948 (p.504); Grice & Hulsemann, 1965 (p.224); Errhif & al., 1997 (p.422); Razouls & al., 2000 (p.343, tab. 4, 5, Appendix); Yamaguchi & al., 2002 (p.1007, tab.1); Galbraith, 2009 (pers. comm.)
NZ: 7

Distribution map of Augaptilus cornutus by geographical zones
Antarct. (Indian), S Indian (convergence subtropical), off Canary Is., NW Pacif., Station Knot, Vancouver Is.
N: 5
(10) F: 6,5; {F: 6,50}
Rem.: bathy-abyssopelagic. Known to occur between 2000 and 3000 m depth (Matthews, 1972). Sampling depth (Antarct.): 3000 m.
Last update : 29/12/2014
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