Euaugaptilus filigerus   (Claus,  1863) (Copepod)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Class: Maxillopoda
Order:Calanoida
Family:Augaptilidae

Description
Size: Female total length 4.9-6.8 mm.

The proportional lengths of the cephalothorax and abdomen are as 4.5 to 1.


Synonym (s)
Augaptilus filigerus A. Scott, 1909
Augaptilus filigerus Wolfenden, 1911
Euaugaptilus filiger Sars, 1925
Euaugaptilus filigerus Farran, 1929

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Pelagic

Biogeography


• Arabian Sea INDIA
• Indian Ocean (Lat: 5.93) (Long: 76.36) (Record: 23/04/1924)

Literature Source(s)
  • Padmavati, G; Haridas, P; Nair, KKC; Gopalakrishnan, TC; Shiney, P and Madhupratap, M (1998) Vertical distribution of mesozooplankton in the central and eastern Arabian Sea during the winter monsoons Journal of Plankton Research Cambridge University Press 20 343-354 Available at - http://drs.nio.org/drs/handle/2264/1869
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Sealifebase Available at - http://www.sealifebase.org/
  • Sewell, RBS (1999) The copepoda of Indian seas Biotech Books, Delhi, India 407 pp Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Boltovskoy, D (Ed.) Zooplankton of the South Atlantic Ocean Marine Species Identification Portal Available at - http://species-identification.org/species.php?species_group=Zsao&menuentry=inleiding

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