Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Arietelloidea ( Superfamily )
        Augaptilidae ( Family )
            Haloptilus ( Genus )
Haloptilus major  Wolfenden, 1911   (F)
Wolfenden, 1911 (p.324, Descr.F); Sewell, 1948 (p.523); Matthews, 1972 (p.51); Bradford-Grieve & al., 1999 (p.883, 941, fig.F)
Species Haloptilus major - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from : J.M. Bradford-Grieve, E.L. Markhaseva & C.E.F. Rocha & B. Abiahy in South Atlantic Zooplankton, Edit. D. Boltovskoy. 1999. Vol.2. Copepoda. [p.1043, Fig. 7.273].
Female: Mx1 (scematic diagram).

Nota; Endopodite of Mx1 with 2 setae; number of setae on exopodite and outer lobe 1 unknown.

NZ: 1

Distribution map of Haloptilus major by geographical zones
Atlant. equatorial (off N Ascension Is.)
N: 1
(10) F: 7,35; {F: 7,35}
Rem.: Depth: ?, because recorded at a depth between 1330 m and the surface (Matthews, 1972).
Last update : 06/01/2015
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