Species Card of Copepod
Calanoida ( Order )
    Lucicutiidae ( Family )
        Lucicutia ( Genus )
Lucicutia oblonga  Brodsky, 1950   (M)
Brodsky, 1950 (1967) (p.337, Descr.M, figs.M); Hülsemann, 1966 (p.731, fig.M); Minoda, 1971 (p.38); Boxshall & Halsey, 2004 (p.135: M)
Species Lucicutia oblonga - Plate 1 of morphological figuresIssued from : K.A. Brodskii in Calanoida of the Far Eastern Seas and Polar Basin of the USSR. Opred. Fauna SSSR, 1950, 35 (Israel Program for Scientific Translations, Jerusalem, 1967) [p.338, Fig.236].
Male (from NW Pacific): habitus (dorsal and lateral right side); S1, P1; S5, P5 (Ri = right leg).

Species Lucicutia oblonga - Plate 2 of morphological figuresLucicutia oblonga male:
1 - P1 with 2-segmented endopod;
2 - Caudal rami less than 10 times longer than wide.
3 - Inner distal corner of basis of P5 without strong spine.
4 - Inner margin of basis of left P5 ornamented with 1 pointed process at midlenth; basis of right leg with 2 strong spinous processes.

Compl. Ref.:
Yamaguchi & al., 2002 (p.1007, tab.1)
NZ: 2

Distribution map of Lucicutia oblonga by geographical zones
Station Knot, NW Pacif., Bering Sea, off S Aleutian Is.
N: 5
(22) M: 3,9; (208) M: 4,1; {M: 3,90-4,10}
Rem.: Meso-bathypelagic.
Last update : 16/01/2015
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