Malawidopsis spec.

Jacobs, Bram & Martens, Koen, 2022, An endemic species flock of Cypridopsinae (Crustacea, Ostracoda) from the ancient Lake Malawi (Africa), with the description of a new genus and three new species, Zootaxa 5100 (3), pp. 301-348 : 336

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.5100.3.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:8D9244AB-C2E5-4F76-8C9B-30A39DD3679B

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6314225

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/C50D87F8-3C47-FFFB-FF61-CE1E3AD69263

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Plazi

scientific name

Malawidopsis spec.
status

 

Malawidopsis spec. L gen. et sp. nov.

Fig. 18L View FIGURE 18

Abbreviated description: Cp more elongate in lateral view than preceding two species, with dorsal margin more rounded and with rounded lateral sides in dorsal view, greatest width situated in the middle. RV overlapping LV on all sides, but less so than in most other species. Valve surface pitted, more so than in the preceding two species.

Measurements: length of female = 540–546 µm.

Locality: Mbamba Bay , Malawi at 7–10 m depth (23/3/1999) .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Ostracoda

Order

Podocopida

Family

Cyprididae

Genus

Malawidopsis