Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Arietelloidea ( Superfamily )
        Discoidae ( Family )
            Paradisco ( Genus )
Paradisco mediterraneus  (Gordejeva, 1974)   (F,M)
Syn.: Disco mediterraneus Gordejeva, 1974 a (p.1148, figs.F,M)
Gordejeva, 1975 (p.192); 1976 (p.1400); Schulz, 1993 (p.205, 206: Rem.); Vives & Shmeleva, 2007 (p.288, figs.F,M, Rem.)
Species Paradisco mediterraneus - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from : K.T. Gordejeva in Zool. Zh., 1974, 53 (8). [p.1149, Fig.1, 1-22]. As Disco mediterraneus.
Female (from 32°28'12\"N, 13°50'18\"E): 1-2, habitus (dorsal and lateral, respectively); 3, rostrum and oroximal segments of A1 (lateral); 4-5, posterior segment of prosome and urosome (dorsal and lateral, respectively); 6, A2; 7, md; 8, Mx1; 9, Mx2; 10, Mxp; 11-14, P1 to P4; 15-16, P5.

Male: 17-18, habitus (dorsal and lateral, respectively); 19, urosome (dorsal); 20, distal segments of A1; 21-22, P5.

Compl. Ref.:
Kovalev & Shmeleva, 1982 (p.84); Uysal & al., 2002 (p.17, tab.1); Uysal & Shmeleva, 2012 (p.909, Table I); Belmonte, 2018 (p.273, Table I: Italian zones)
NZ: 1

Distribution map of Paradisco mediterraneus by geographical zones
Medit. (Tyrrhenian Sea, Ionian Sea, Lybia, N Lenanon Basin)
N: 5
(365) F: 0,46; M: 0,44-0,42; {F: 0,46; M: 0,42-0,44}
Rem.: Depth: ? (vertic. 0-1000 m)
Last update : 05/02/2020
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