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Table 1 Measurements (μm) of type material of Neocentrophyes: N. intermedius and N. satyai. msw maximum sternal width, s1s11 1–11 trunk segments length, sw1sw11 sternal width of trunk segments 1–11, TL trunk length

From: A new kinorhynch genus, Mixtophyes (Kinorhyncha: Homalorhagida), from the Guinea Basin deep-sea, with new data on the family Neocentrophyidae

Character Neocentrophyes intermedius Neocentrophyes satyai
Holotype 7 Paratypes Holotype 2 Paratypes
Range Mean Range Mean
TL 624 471–624 549 512 436–441 438
msw 167 138–167 154 152 127–133 130
msw/TL (%) 26.8 24.9–31.6 28.2  29.7 28.9–30.6 29.7
s1 115 92–115 100 75 75
s2 41 36–45 39 32–33 32
s3 46 42–53 45 36–37 36
s4 52 45–53 49 36–39 38
s5 55 47–57 52 38–39 38
s6 62 51–62 55 37–39 38
s7 68 49–69 57 41–44 43
s8 68 51–68 57 41–47 44
s9 69 50–69 56 44–49 46
s10 61 41–61 50 41–48 44
s11 26 18–29 24 20–23 22
sw1 157 132–157 144 123 115–117 116
sw2 158 132–158 147 137 125–128 126
sw3 161 134–161 148 141 124–132 128
sw4 162 134–162 151 148 126–133 129
sw5 165 133–165 152 150 127–133 130
sw6 166 137–166 153 152 127–133 130
sw7 167 138–167 154 148 126–130 128
sw8 163 139–163 151 147 125–126 126
sw9 156 131–156 144 122 122
sw10 126 108–126 116 105–106 106
sw11 85 68–86 76 68 68