Malawidopsis spec. C

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 : 332

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.6314205

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/C50D87F8-3C7B-FFC7-FF61-C8343A63940E

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Malawidopsis spec. C
status

 

Malawidopsis spec. C gen. et sp. nov.

Fig. 18C View FIGURE 18

Abbreviated description: Cp nearly sub-rectangular in females, with sloping dorsal margin in males, dorsal and ventral margins sub-parallel. RV strongly overlapping LV on all sides, especially anteriorly. In dorsal view, lateral sides strongly parallel, greatest width in the middle. External valve surface smooth, set with few setae.

Measurements: length of female = 573–610 µm; length of male = 589 µm.

Locality: S.E. Arm, Malawi at 10 m depth (26/3/1999) .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Ostracoda

Order

Podocopida

Family

Cyprididae

Genus

Malawidopsis