Aegina citrea Eschscholtz, 1829

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: 195

publication ID

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

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scientific name

Aegina citrea Eschscholtz, 1829
status

 

Aegina citrea Eschscholtz, 1829 

Synonyms in the area: Aegina rosea  —Vannucci 1951a.

Distribution in South America: medusa—Pacific Ocean, Chile, from 33°S to 33.67°S (Fagetti 1973 p. 45); Atlantic Ocean, Brazil to Uruguay, at 7.25°N 78.90°W, from 10°N to 35°S (Thiel 1936; Alvariño 1968; Vannucci 1951a, 1957a; Kramp 1959a, Navas-Pereira 1974, 1981; Ramírez & Zamponi 1981; Correia 1983; Segura-Puertas 1984; Migotto et al. 2002; Genzano et al. 2008a).

Habitat: medusa—species widely distributed in the warm and temperate parts of all oceans; in cold waters it is restricted to deep water, but in warm areas it may occur at all depths (Kramp 1959a; Segura-Puertas 1984).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Cnidaria

Class

Hydrozoa

Order

Narcomedusae

Family

Aeginidae

Genus

Aegina