Bougainvillia macloviana Lesson, 1830

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 : 208

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Bougainvillia macloviana Lesson, 1830


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Material examined: BBB 2016: St. 23.

Distribution: The polyp was recorded in Kerguelen Islands and South Africa ( Millard 1977); Tierra del Fuego and Malvinas / Falkland Islands, as Perigonimus repens ( Ritchie 1909; Jäderholm 1910: polyp) and Perigonimus octonus ( Blanco 1994: polyp); recently in San Jorge Gulf, 45°54´S – 66°45´W ( López Gappa et al. 2016). This is the first record at MPA Namuncurá I.

Remarks: An unfertile fragment of a colony detached from its substrata was found.

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