Forskalia contorta (Milne Edwards, 1841)

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: 175

publication ID

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

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:C21A07A7-3AD9-4AA2-8426-EAB08BA396E6

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/3F6387A9-FF43-E2E7-85D8-FC02D92161B7

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Plazi

scientific name

Forskalia contorta (Milne Edwards, 1841)
status

 

Forskalia contorta (Milne Edwards, 1841) 

Synonyms in the area: Forskalia leuckarti  —Pugh, 1999; Araujo, 2006.

Remarks: Pugh (2003) considered Forskalia leuckarti  to be a junior synonym of this species. Distribution in South America: Atlantic Ocean, Brazil, from 3ºS to 14ºS (Araujo 2006, 2012). Habitat: oceanic species (Pagès & Gili 1992; Pugh 1999, 2003; Araujo 2012).