Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Arietelloidea ( Superfamily )
        Augaptilidae ( Family )
            Euaugaptilus ( Genus )
Euaugaptilus unisetosus  Park, 1970   (F)
Park, 1970 (p.478, 533, Descr.F, figs.F); Matthews, 1972 (p.43, Rem.)
Species Euaugaptilus unisetosus - Plate 1 of morphological figuresIssued from : T. S. Park in Bull. Mar. Sc., 1970, 20 (2). [p.532, Figs.313-317].
Female (from Caribbean Sea): 313, habitus (lateral right side); 314, idem (dorsal); 315, head (ventral); 316, Md; 317, Mx1.

Nota: A1 reaching abut distal end of genital segment.
Prosome about 3.5 times length of urosome.
Rostrum consisting of 2 slender filaments.
Md poorly developed (exopod bearing 2 setae, endopod represented by 1 seta).
Mx1 with 1 seta on basis, 5 setae on exopod and 4 setae on outer lobe; 2nd and 3rd inner lobes and endopod missing.
Other mouthparts and swimming legs as in E. diminutus.
Caudal ramus as long as anal segment.

NZ: 1

Distribution map of Euaugaptilus unisetosus by geographical zones
Caribbean Sea

Type locality: 19°02'N, 81°57'W.
N: 1
(88) F: 1,52; {F: 1,52}
Rem.: Mesopelagic (155-450 m).
The sepecies is related to Euaugaptilus diminutus except details.
Last update : 05/01/2015
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