Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Diaptomoidea ( Superfamily )
        Candaciidae ( Family )
            Candacia ( Genus )
Candacia pofi  Grice & Jones, 1960   (F,M)
Ref.:
Grice & Jones, 1960 (p.280, figs.F,M); Grice, 1963 (p.178, figs.F,M)
Species Candacia pofi - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from : G.D. Grice & E.C. Jones in Pacific Science, 1960, XIV (3). [p.282, Figs.1-21]. Specimens from 1°23' S, 112°46' W.
Female: 1, habitus (dorsal); 2, idem (lateral right side); 3, 4th and 5th thoracic segments and urosome (dorsal); 4, idem (lateral right side); 5, urosome (ventral); 6, A1 (segments 1-10); 7, Md (biting edge); 8, Mx1; 9, Mx2; 10, Mxp; 11, exopod 3 of P1; 12, exopod 3 of P2; 13, exopod 3 of P3; 14, exopd 3 of P4; 15, P5.
Nota: The dorsal surface of the anal segment bears a very prominent, broad bifurcate process pointing caudal.

Male: 16, habitus (dorsal) ; 17, idem (lateral right side); 18, 4th and 5th thoracic segments and urosome (dorsal); 19, idem (lateral right side); 20, right A1 (segments13-19); 21, P5.

Compl. Ref.:
Fleminger, 1967 a (tabl.1); Brinton & al., 1986 (p.228, Table 1); Heinrich, 1990 (p.19); Carter, 1977 (1978) (p.36); Suarez-Morales & Gasca, 1998 a (p109); in CalCOFI regional list (MDO, Nov. 2013; M. Ohman, comm. pers.); Palomares-Garcia & al., 2018 (p.178, Table 1: occurrence)
NZ: 3

Distribution map of Candacia pofi by geographical zones
Loc:
Pacif. (E & SE tropical), California, G. of California, La Paz, South Africa (E) (Natal)
N: 6 (Pacif.: 5)
Lg.:
(149) F: 2,41-2,3; M: 2,28-2,21; {F: 2,30-2,41; M: 2,21-2,28}
Last update : 03/12/2020
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