Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Diaptomoidea ( Superfamily )
        Candaciidae ( Family )
            Candacia ( Genus )
Candacia parafalcifera  Brodsky, 1950   (F,M)
Brodsky, 1950 (1967) (p.405, figs.F,M); Grice, 1963 (p.178, fig.F); Minoda, 1971 (p.43, Rem.M)
Species Candacia parafalcifera - Plate 1 of morphological figuresIssued from : K.A. Brodskii in Calanoida of the Far Eastern Seas and Polar Basin of the USSR. Opred. Fauna SSSR, 1950, 35 (Israel Program for Scientific Translations, Jerusalem, 1967) [p.405, Fig.288].
Female (from southern part of the Okhotsk Sea): habitus (dorsal and lateral right side); S5, P5.

Male: habitus (dorsal); ADo, posterior thoracic segment and urosome (dorsal); S5, P5 (Le = left; Ri = right).

Compl. Ref.:
Park & Ferrari, 2009 (p.143, fig.2, biogeography); Homma & Yamaguchi, 2010 (p.965, Table 2); Homma & al., 2011 (p.29, Table 2, abundance); Palomares-Garcia & al., 2013 (p.1009, Table I, abundance vs environmental factors); Mendoza Portillo, 2013 (p.37: Fig.7, seasonal dominance)
NZ: 2

Distribution map of Candacia parafalcifera by geographical zones
Okhotsk Sea, Bering Sea, S Aleutian Basin, G. of California (in Grice, 1963: depth 1700 m, and in Palomares-Garcia & al., 2013)
N: 7 (Pacif. N: 5, NE: 3)
(22) F: 4; M: 4,2; (208) M: 4,2; {F: 4,00; M: 4,20}
Rem.: bathypelagic- ? abyssal
Last update : 08/01/2015
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