Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Arietelloidea ( Superfamily )
        Augaptilidae ( Family )
            Euaugaptilus ( Genus )
Euaugaptilus vescus  Park, 1970   (F)
Park, 1970 (p.478, 529, Descr.F, figs.F); Matthews, 1972 (p.44)
Species Euaugaptilus vescus - Plate 1 of morphological figuresIssued from : T. S. Park in Bull. Mar. Sc., 1970, 20 (2). [p.530, Figs.289-299].
Female: 289, habitus (lateral left side); 290, urosome (dorsal); 291, forehead (ventral); 292, A2; 293, Md; 294, Mx1; 295, Mx2; 296, Mxp; 297, P1 (anterior); 298, P2 (anterior); 299, P5 (anterior).
Nota: Mx1 with 1 seta on basis, 5 setae on exopod, 6 setae on outer lobe, 2nd and 3rd inner lobes and endopod absent.

Compl. Ref.:
Medellin-Mora & Navas S., 2010 (p.265, Tab. 2)
NZ: 1

Distribution map of Euaugaptilus vescus by geographical zones
Caribbean Sea, Caribbean Colombia

Type locality: 11°03'N, 78°43'W.
N: 2
(88) F: 1,56; {F: 1,56}
Rem.: bathypelagic. Recorded at a depth between 1000 and 1850 m (Matthews, 1972).
According to Park (1970, p.529) the male of E. longiseta described by Grice & Hülsemann (1967) has cephalic appendages closer to those of the present female than those of the female of that species.
Last update : 05/12/2013
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