Diphasia tropica Nutting, 1904,

Galea, Horia R., 2010, Additional shallow-water thecate hydroids (Cnidaria: Hydrozoa) from Guadeloupe and Les Saintes, French Lesser Antilles, Zootaxa 2570, pp. 1-40: 16

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http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.197380

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scientific name

Diphasia tropica Nutting, 1904
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Diphasia tropica Nutting, 1904 

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Diphasia tropica Nutting, 1904: 110  , pl. 30 fig. 1.― Van Gemerden-Hoogeveen, 1965: 17, figs 1–5.

Material examined. Stn. 13: 0 3.12 .2009, 10– 15 m—two small (1–2 mm high) sterile stems, on basal part of caulus of Thyroscyphus ramosus Allman, 1877  . Stn. 15: 02.12.2009 —a single colony with stems to 4 mm high, some bearing gonothecae, on red algae caught by fishing nets presumably off Port-Louis, depth unknown.

Remarks. For synonymy and description, see Van Gemerden-Hoogeveen (1965).

Caribbean records. See Calder & Kirkendale (2005).

World distribution. Bahamas ( Nutting 1904), Brazil ( Vannucci 1949, as Diphasiella ornata  ; Migotto 1996), Ghana ( Buchanan 1957).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Cnidaria

Class

Hydrozoa

Order

Leptothecata

Family

Sertulariidae

Genus

Diphasia

Loc

Diphasia tropica Nutting, 1904

Galea, Horia R. 2010
2010
Loc

Diphasia tropica

Van 1965: 17
Nutting 1904: 110
1965