Drymonema gorgo Müller, 1883

Otto M. P. Oliveira, Thaís P. Miranda, Enilma M. Araujo, Patricia Ayón, Cristina M. Cedeño-Posso, Amancay A. Cepeda-Mercado, Pab, 2016, Census of Cnidaria (Medusozoa) and Ctenophora from South American marine waters, Zootaxa 4194 (1), pp. 1-256: 208

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http://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4194.1.1

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Drymonema gorgo Müller, 1883
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Drymonema gorgo Müller, 1883 

Synonyms in the area: Drymonema victoria  —Moncaleano & Niño 1976; Drymonema dalmatinum  —Cornelius & Silveira 1997; Mianzan & Cornelius 1999; Migotto et al. 2002; Morandini et al. 2005a; Silveira & Morandini 2011.

Remarks: rare in South Atlantic waters (Cornelius & Silveira 1997); specimens from Gulf of Mexico, USA and Caribbean as Drymonema larsoni (Bayha & Dawson 2010)  . 

Distribution in South America: medusa—Atlantic Ocean, Colombia, at 10°N 75°W in Cartagena Bay (Moncaleano & Niño 1976), Brazil, from 23ºS to 27°S (Vannucci 1957a; Cornelius & Silveira 1997; Mianzan & Cornelius 1999; Migotto et al. 2002; Morandini et al. 2005a; Silveira & Morandini 2011), Argentina, from to 38.6ºS to 39ºS at the Buenos Aires Province coast (Mianzan & Cornelius 1999).

Habitat: neritic waters (Cornelius & Silveira 1997).