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.6314227

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/C50D87F8-3C47-FFFB-FF61-CF653AD29583

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Plazi

scientific name

Malawidopsis spec.
status

 

Malawidopsis spec. M gen. et sp. nov.

Fig. 18M View FIGURE 18

Abbreviated description: Cp fusiform, with slightly rounded dorsal margin sloping, especially in the male. Anterior margin in lateral view broadly but asymmetrically rounded, both anterior and posteriors margins ventrally produced, ventral margin nearly straight.

Lateral sides of Cp in dorsal view nearly straight, greatest width situated in the middle. Whole Cp set with irregular tubercules of widely varying size.

Measurements: length of female = 534–546 µm.

Locality: Metangula , Mozambique at 31 m depth (21/3/1999) .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Ostracoda

Order

Podocopida

Family

Cyprididae

Genus

Malawidopsis