Malawidopsis spec. E

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 : 332-333

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.6314210

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/C50D87F8-3C7B-FFF8-FF61-CAF93AD691F3

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Malawidopsis spec. E
status

 

Malawidopsis spec. E gen. et sp. nov.

Fig. 18E View FIGURE 18

Abbreviated description: Cp strongly elongated, dorsal margin nearly straight in males, ventral margin slightly sinuous, dorsal and ventral margins almost parallel. RV widely overlapping LV antero- and posteroventrally where valves are gaping. In dorsal view, Cp narrow, with nearly parallel lateral sides. External valve surface reticulated.

Measurements: length of female = 441–459 µm; length of male = 458 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