Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Arietelloidea ( Superfamily )
        Discoidae ( Family )
            Disco ( Genus )
Disco tropicus  Gordejeva, 1974   (F)
Gordejeva, 1974 (p.841, Descr.F, figs.F); Schulz, 2003 (p.110)
Species Disco tropicus - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from : K.T. Gordejeva in Zool. Zh., 1974, 53 (6). [p.842, Fig.1: 1-12].
Female (from 4°12'5\"N, 14°15'8\"W): 1, habitus (dorsal); 2, forehead (lateral); 3, distal part of A1; 4, urosome (dorsal); 5, last thoracic segment and urosome (lateral); 6, A2; 7, Md; 8, Mx1; 9, Mx2; 10, Mxp; 11-14, P1 to P4.

Compl. Ref.:
Kovalev & Shmeleva, 1982 (p.84); Belmonte, 2018 (p.273, Table I: Italian zones)
NZ: 2

Distribution map of Disco tropicus by geographical zones
E Atlant. (off Monrovia), W Medit. (Tyrrhenian Sea)
N: 2
(362) F: 0,63; {F: 0,63}
Rem.: Originally reported from the Mediterranean Sea.
Last update : 05/02/2020
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