Issued from : S. Nishida, I. Anandavelu & G. Padmavati in
Crustaceana, 2015, 88 (2). [p.226, Fig.5] .
Male (from 11°33'N, 92°43'E): A-B, habitus (dorsal and lateral, respectively); C, 1st abdominal somite (right lateral); D, E, A1 (segments XIX and XX are indicated by star); F, P5 (posterior view); G, right P5 (anterior view); H, left P5 (anterior view).
Abbreviations: Cox, coxa; Bas, basis; Exp, exopod; Exp1, 1st exopodal segment.
Nota: Prosome about 2.5 times as long as urosome
- Posterior corners of 5th pediger rounded and asymmetrical with left side more produced posteriorly than right.
- Urosome 5-segmented; proportional lengths of urosomites and caudal ramus 15 : 16 : 14 : 8 : 32.
- 1st abdominal somite with posterolateral and posteroventral processes on right side, of which latter smaller, each with minute seta on tip, and tip of former reaching about middle of 2nd somite in both dorsal and lateral view.
- Caudal rami symmetrical.
Appendage similar to those of male Tortanus andamanensis
except features in right A1 and P5.
- Right A1: anteroproximal process on segment XIX triangular, reaching middle of segment; serrated ridge on segment XX curved sigmoid and produced proximally to middle of segment XIX, close to tip of triangular process; anterodistal seta on segment XX also curved sigmoid.