Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Clausocalanoidea ( Superfamily )
        Euchaetidae ( Family )
            Paraeuchaeta ( Genus )
Paraeuchaeta plicata  Heptner, 1971   (F)
Syn.: Pareuchaeta plicata Heptner, 1971 (p.102, Descr.F, figs.F)
Bradford & al., 1983 (p.23); Park, 1994 (p.320); 1995 (p.10)
Species Paraeuchaeta plicata - Plate 1 of morphological figuresissued from : M.V. Heptner in Trudy. Inst. Okeanol., 1971, 92. [p.102, Fig.14]. As Pareuchaeta plicata.
Female (from Kuril-Kamschaka Trench)
Nota: Formula of the exopod of P1 spines on the last two segments, successively: Bb ≈1/6 BC; Cc > BC (Cc ≈ 1 1/2 BC). P2: Aa > AB (Aa = Ab); Bb < BC (Bb ≈ 3/4 BC); Cc < CD (Cc ≈ 6/7 CD). Variant: : Aa < Ab (Aa = AB + 3/4 Bb); Cc = CD. [cf. legend in drawings of Heptner, 1971, for Pareuchaeta rubra]

NZ: 1

Distribution map of Paraeuchaeta plicata by geographical zones
NW Pacif. (Kuril-Kamchatka)
N: 1
(23) F: 6,2-6,05; {F: 6,05-6,20}
Rem.: abyssopelagic (3860-7100 m).
Last update : 27/01/2015
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