Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Arietelloidea ( Superfamily )
        Augaptilidae ( Family )
            Centraugaptilus ( Genus )
Centraugaptilus cucullatus  (Sars, 1905)   (F,M)
Syn.: Augaptilus cucullatus Sars,1905 c (p.17, Rem.F); Wolfenden, 1911 (p.339, Rem.)
Sars, 1925 (p.306, figs.F,M); Rose, 1933 a (p.233, figs.F,M); Jespersen, 1940 (p.62); Lysholm & al., 1945 (p.40); Vervoort, 1965 (p.146, Rem.); Tanaka & Omori, 1967 (p.258); 1971 (p.262, figs.F: as C. cuculatus); Matthews, 1972 (p.56); Bradford-Grieve & al., 1999 (p.882, 939, figs.F,M); Boxshall & Halsey, 2004 (p.69: fig.F); Vives & Shmeleva, 2007 (p.179, figs.F,M, Rem.)
Species Centraugaptilus cucullatus - Plate 1 of morphological figuresIssued from : G.O. Sars in Résult. Camp. Scient. Prince Albert I, 69, pls.1-127 (1924). [Pl.CVII, figs.1-10].
Female: 1, habitus (dorsal); 2, idem (lateral left side); 3, rostrum; 4, distal portion of Mxp; 5, P1; 6, P5.

Male: 7, forehead (lateral); 8, left A1; 9, right P5; 10, left P5.

Species Centraugaptilus cucullatus - Plate 2 of morphological figuresissued from : J. Mauchline in J. mar. biol. Ass, U.K., 1977, 57 (4). [p.980, Fig.4, K].
Integumental organs: K, pattern of openings in lateral group of 1st thoracic segment.

Species Centraugaptilus cucullatus - Plate 3 of morphological figuresissued from : O. Tanaka & M. Omori in Publ. Seto Mar. Biol. Lab., 1971, XIX, 4. [p.262, Fig.6].
Female (from Suruga Bay): a, habitus (dorsal); b, forehead (lateral); c, last thoracic segment and urosome (left lateral); d, Md; e, Mx1.

Compl. Ref.:
Sewell, 1948 (p.505); C.B. Wilson, 1950 (p.185); Grice & Hulsemann, 1967 (p.18); Björnberg, 1973 (p.348, 385); Vives, 1982 (p.294); Lozano Soldevilla & al., 1988 (p.59); Holmes, 2001 (p.10)
NZ: 8

Distribution map of Centraugaptilus cucullatus by geographical zones
G. of Guinea, off SW Ascension Is., Canary-Azores, off N Azores, S Iceland, W Gibraltar, W Indian, Japan (Izu), Pacif. (E tropical), SW Galapagos, off Peru, S Chile
N: 10
(1) F: 6,6; (10) F: 6,7-6,2; (16) F: ± 5,1; (70) F: 10,2; (90) F: 9,68-7,21; {F: 5,10-10,2}
Rem.: meso-bathypelagic.
As noted by Tanaka & Omori (1967 & 1971), there are no structural differences between the large and small specimens.
Last update : 31/12/2014
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