Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Arietelloidea ( Superfamily )
        Discoidae ( Family )
            Pertsovius ( Genus )
Pertsovius longus  (Grice & Hulsemann, 1965)   (F)
Syn.: Disco longus Grice & Hulsemann, 1965 (p.225, 256, Descr.F, figs.F); 1967 (p.18); Vives & Shmeleva, 2007 (p.285, figs.F, Rem.)
Andronov & Kosobokova, 2011 (p.38, Rem.)
Species Pertsovius longus - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from : G.D. Grice & K. Hulsemann in J. Zool., 1965, 146. [p.257, Fig.24, g-m].
Female (from W Canary): g, habitus (dorsal); i, A1; j, A2; k, Md (mandibular palp); l, Md (cutting edge); m, Mx1.
Nota: Rostrum large and obtusely rounded. A1 (24-segmented) reaches to end of furca. md palp and endopod with scattered spines. Mx1 well-developed, internal lobe with 2 setae, exopod with 2 setae, 2nd basal segment with 1 seta

Species Pertsovius longus - Plate 2 of morphological figuresissued from : G.D. Grice & K. Hulsemann in J. Zool., 1965, 146. [p.258, Fig.25].
Female: a, Mx2; b, Mxp; c, P1; d, P2; e, P3; f, P4 (terminal spine of exopod 3 missing).
Nota: P5 absent.

NZ: 1

Distribution map of Pertsovius longus by geographical zones
NE Atlant. (off W Canary Is.)
N: 2
(226) F: 0,96; 0,72; {F: 0,72-0,96}
Rem.: bathypelagic (2000-3000 m)..
Last update : 28/01/2015
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