issued from : M.V. Heptner in Trudy. Inst. Okeanol., 1971, 92. [p.121, Fig.23]. Female (Copepodid V) (from Kuril-Kamchatka Trench).pbs, spine on outer margin of basipod of P1.
Lucicutia biuncata female: 1 - Characters following not combined : Prosome about 3 times longer than urosome. Cephalosome with slightly projecting and rounded anterior corners and well developed lateral spinous projections; anal somite about as long as wide; caudal rami 11.7 times longer than wide and bowed outwards at base, leaving elliptical space between rami proximally. 2 - P1 with 2-segmented endopod. 3 - Cephalosome with 2 pairs of lateral spinous projections, posterior pair stronger and curved anteriorly.
Distribution map of Lucicutia biuncata by geographical zones
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