Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Arietelloidea ( Superfamily )
        Augaptilidae ( Family )
            Euaugaptilus ( Genus )
Euaugaptilus validus  (A. Scott, 1909)   (F,M)
Syn.: Augaptilus validus A. Scott, 1909 (p.138, figs.F,M, Rem.)
Matthews, 1972 (p.35, 44, Rem)
Species Euaugaptilus validus - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from : A. Scott in Siboga-Expedition, 1909, XIX a. [Plate XLIII, Figs.1-10]. As Augaptilus validus.
Female (from Indonesia-Malaysia): 1, habitus (dorsal); 2, forehead (lateral); 3, last yjoracic and genital segments (left side); 4, rostrum; 5, A1; 6, Md (biting edge).

Male: 7, urosome (dorsal); 8, rostrum; 9, left A1; 10, P5.

NZ: 1

Distribution map of Euaugaptilus validus by geographical zones
Indonesia-Malaysia (Celebes Sea, Molucca Sea, Banda Sea)
N: 1
(5) F: 8,77; M: 7,6; {F: 8,77; M: 7,60}
Rem.: A. Scott (1909, p.140) points out that T. Scott has observed a male at the Faroe Islands, identical to the described species.
According to Matthews (1972, p.44) the proposed synonymy of E validus with Euaugaptilus magnus must therefore remain in doubt.
Last update : 12/01/2013
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