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Table 1 Measurements from light microscopy of the four type specimens of C. flosculosa sp. nov (in µm)

From: A new species of Cephalorhyncha Adrianov, 1999 (Kinorhyncha: Cyclorhagida) from the Aegean Coast of Turkey

Character Holotype KIN-005 female Paratype KIN-1006 female Paratype KIN-1007 male Paratype KIN-1008 male
TL 139 157 209 159
MSW-8 50
MSW-5/TL A/S A/S 23.90% A/S
SW-10 37
SW-10/TL A/S A/S 17.70% A/S
S1 24 23 23
S2 26 24 25
S3 30 26 27
S4 32 27 27
S5 34 28 34
S6 35 32 36
S7 39 33 37
S8 38 32 37
S9 42 63 40
S10 29 30 30
S11 22 28 22
MD4 39 35 33
MD5 67 41
MD6 40 41 35
MD7 56
MD8 77 70 71
VL2 16
LV6 19 27
LV7 19 32 18
LV8 30 32 32
LV9 31 36 34
ML10 30
LTS 142 160
LTS/TL 102.20% A/S 76.60% A/S
LTAS 41 43 A/S A/S
  1. – Missing data; digits in the character column indicate segment numbers
  2. A/S absent structure, MD middorsal spine, LTAS lateral terminal accessory spine, LTS lateral terminal spine, LV lateroventral spine, ML midlateral spine, MSW-5 maximum sternal width, measured on segment 5 in this species, MSW-8 maximum sternal width, measured on segment 8 in this species, S segment lengths, SW-10 standard width, always measured on segment 10, TL trunk length, VL ventrolateral tube