Zygophylax armata (Ritchie, 1907),

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: 13

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

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Zygophylax armata (Ritchie, 1907)


Zygophylax armata (Ritchie, 1907) 

– originally ascribed to the genus Brucella Ritchie, 1907  , the type material was obtained from off Gough Island, and was epizoic on an alcyonarian ( Scotia  material, depth 183 m). Additional records of this species are from the Southeast coast of the Cape Province northwards into Mozambique (Millard 1975), Red Sea (Mergner & Wedler 1977), Kerguelen and Crozet (Stepanjants 1979).