Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Arietelloidea ( Superfamily )
        Discoidae ( Family )
            Disco ( Genus )
Disco vulgaris  Gordejeva, 1974   (F,M)
Gordejeva, 1974 a (p.1151, figs.F,M); Vives & Shmeleva, 2007 (p.281, figs.F,M, Rem.)
Species Disco vulgaris - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from : K.T. Gordejeva in Zool. Zh., 1974, 53 (8). [p.1149, Fig.1, 23-40].
Female (from 5°07'06\"N, 14°53'2\"W): 23-24, habitus (dorsal and lateral, respectively); 25, ursome (dorsal); 26, distal segments of A1; 27, A2; 28, Md; 29, Mx1; 30, Mx2; 31, Mxp; 32-35, P1 to P4.

Male: 36, prosome (dorsal); 37, habitus (lateral); 38, P5 with geniculation; 39, Md; 40, P5.

Compl. Ref.:
Kovalev & Shmeleva, 1982 (p.84); Belmonte, 2018 (p.273, Table I: Italian zones)
NZ: 3

Distribution map of Disco vulgaris by geographical zones
Species Disco vulgaris - Distribution map 3
Chart of 1996
E Atlant. (off Monrovia), Medit. (SW Basin, Ionian Sea, Lebanon Basin), Red Sea
N: 3
(365) F: 0,45-0,39; M: 0,3; {F: 0,39-0,45; M: 0,30}
Rem.: mesopelagic.
Last update : 05/02/2020
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