Desmophyllum dianthus (Esper, 1794)

Schejter, L., Genzano, G., Pérez, C. D., Acuña, F., Cordeiro, R. T. S., Silva, R. A., Garese, A. & Bremec, C. S., 2020, Checklist of Benthic Cnidaria in the SW Atlantic Ocean (54 ºS- 56 ºS), Zootaxa 4878 (2), pp. 201-239 : 217-218

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Desmophyllum dianthus (Esper, 1794)


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Material examined: BBB 2016: St. 18; St. 21. PD BB 2017: St. 10 (MACN-In: 41686, 41687, 41688, 41689, 41690).

Distribution: Cosmopolitan. In the southern hemisphere it was recorded in Australia, New Zealand, Chile, Drake Passage and off South Georgias Islands ( Cairns 1990), Atlantic Ocean reaching 42º S in deep waters ( Cairns & Polonio 2013; Schejter et al. 2015).

Remarks: Associations with other organisms are described in Schejter & Bremec (2019) and also, these authors

recorded the species for the first time at MPA Namuncurá II.

Family Flabellidae Bourne, 1905


Dutch Plant Protection Service, Culture Collection of Plant Pathogenic Bacteria


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