Antarctoscyphus asymmetricus Peña Cantero, García Carrascosa & Vervoort, 1997

Soto, Joan J. & Peña, Álvaro L., 2019, Benthic hydroids (Cnidaria, Hydrozoa) from the Weddell Sea (Antarctica), Zootaxa 4570 (1), pp. 1-78: 31

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4570.1.1

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Antarctoscyphus asymmetricus Peña Cantero, García Carrascosa & Vervoort, 1997
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Antarctoscyphus asymmetricus Peña Cantero, García Carrascosa & Vervoort, 1997 

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Material examined. ANT XV/3: 48-72, one colony, c. 65 mm high, with developing gonothecae; ANT XXI /2: PS65/121, one colony, c. 50 mm high; PS65/237, one colony, 11 mm high.

Ecology and distribution. Previously reported at depths from 18 (Peña Cantero et al. 2017) to 429 m ( Peña Cantero 2008); material examined comes from 230 to 274 m. Circum-Antarctic species (Peña Cantero et al. 2017); present contribution constitutes the first evidence from the Weddell Sea.