Silicularia rosea Meyen, 1834,

Galea, Horia R., 2010, Notes on a small collection of thecate hydroids (Cnidaria: Hydrozoa) from Tristan da Cunha, south Atlantic, Zootaxa 2336, pp. 1-18: 11-12

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http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.205235

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scientific name

Silicularia rosea Meyen, 1834
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Silicularia rosea Meyen, 1834 

( fig. 5View FIGURE 5 D)

Silicularia rosea Meyen, 1834: 204  , pl. 35 figs 1View FIGURE 1 –11. – Vervoort & Watson, 2003: 442, fig. 108A –D.

Material examined. Stn. T14, 23.ii.2005: dense colonies, up to 5 mm high, bearing both male and female gonothecae, on Macrocystis pyrifera  . Stn. T21, 31.x.2007: two fertile colonies (male and female), ca. 5 mm high, on Macrocystis pyrifera  ( NHM 2009.26).

Distribution. Previously recorded creeping on fronds of Macrocystis pyrifera  from both Gough [Ritchie 1907, as S. hemisphaerica (Allman, 1888)  ] and Nightingale islands (Vanhöffen 1910, as S. rosea  ). This species has a circumglobal distribution in Antarctic and sub-Antarctic waters (Vervoort & Watson 2003).

NHM

University of Nottingham

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Cnidaria

Class

Hydrozoa

Order

Leptothecata

Family

Campanulariidae

Genus

Silicularia

Loc

Silicularia rosea Meyen, 1834

Galea, Horia R. 2010
2010
Loc

Silicularia rosea

Meyen 1834: 204
1834