Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Arietelloidea ( Superfamily )
        Augaptilidae ( Family )
            Euaugaptilus ( Genus )
Euaugaptilus similis  (Farran, 1908)   (F)
Syn.: Augaptilus similis Farran, 1908 b (p.75, Descr.F, figs.F)
Rose, 1933 a (p.225, figs.F); Matthews, 1972 (p.41)
Species Euaugaptilus similis - Plate 1 of morphological figures issued from : G.P. Farran in Fish. Ire. Sci. Invest., 1906, II [1908]. [Pl. VIII, Figs.7-14]. As Augaptilus similis.
Female (from W Ireland): 7, Mxp; 8, Mx2; 9, Mx1; 10, habitus (dorsal); 11, A2; 12, details on setae of Mx2; 13, Md (cutting edge); 14, P5.

Compl. Ref.:
Lysholm & al., 1945 (p.40); Sewell, 1948 (p.505); Holmes, 2001 (p.12)
NZ: 2

Distribution map of Euaugaptilus similis by geographical zones
NE Atlant., off S Azores, off W Ireland
N: 2
(24) F: 8,1-7,4; {F: 7,40-8,10}
Rem.: bathypelagic . Known to occur at a dep^th of 1400 to 1500 m (Matthews, 1972).

In ''affinis"" Group after Matthews (1972, p.64) {See remarks in Euaugaptilus genus}
Last update : 13/01/2013
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