Nematoscelis microps   G. O. Sars,  1883 (Euphausiid)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Class: Malacostraca
Order:Euphausiacea
Family:Euphausiidae

Description
Lower part of eye considerably larger than upper part; terminal and spine shaped processes of petasma at least about half as long as the proximal process, the distal outer margin of which is even, not serrated. The coxal lobe of the thelycum angular with the sides having deep constriction at about midway. Its tip is rounded.


Synonym (s)
Nematoscelis microps G. O. Sars, 1883
Nematoscelis rostrata G. O. Sars, 1885

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Sebastian, MJ (1966) Euphausiacea from Indian Seas: Systematics and general considerations Proceedings of Symposium on Crustacea Marine Biological Association of India, Mandapam Camp Part-I 233-254 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

Page last updated on:2010-11-02

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