Clytia noliformis (McCrady, 1859)

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: 165

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Clytia noliformis (McCrady, 1859)
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Clytia noliformis (McCrady, 1859) 

Synonyms in the area: Campanularia ptychocyathus Allman, 1888  ; Nutting 1915; Vannucci 1951a [polyp]; Campanularia noliformis  —Leloup 1935 [polyp]; Clytia folleata  —Vannucci Mendes 1946; Vannucci 1951a [non Epenthesis folleata McCrady, 1859  ] [polyp]; Phyalidium folleatum  —Correia 1983 [medusa]; Phyalidium noliforme  —Correia 1983 [medusa].

Remarks: Vannucci (1951a) reported several species that are presently considered to belong to Clytia noliformis  .

Distribution in South America: polyp—Pacific Ocean, Ecuador, at 1.60ºS 80.86ºW in Isla Salango, Chile, at 42.78°S 73.20°W in Corcovado Gulf (Fraser 1948; Leloup 1974 p. 16); Atlantic Ocean, at Curaçao, at Klein Bonaire and Bonaire, Venezuela, at Isla Coche, Brazil, at 9.77°S 35.84°W, from 11.50°S to 18.25°S, at 21°S 40.18°W, at 22.38°S 41.75°W, from 23.50°S to 26.78°S, Argentina (no specific record) and at Malvinas (Falkland) Islands (Allman 1888; Nutting 1915; Jäderholm 1917; Leloup 1935; Vannucci Mendes 1946; Fraser 1947; Vannucci 1951a; Genzano & Zamponi 1997; Lindner & Migotto 1998, 2001, 2002; Migotto et al. 2002; Grohmann et al. 2003, 2008, abstract; Oliveira 2003; Oliveira et al. 2006; Bornancin 2008; Oliveira & Marques 2007, 2011; Shimabukuro 2007; Silveira & Morandini 2011; Miranda  et al. 2015);

medusa—Atlantic Ocean , Brazil, from 11.50°S to 18.25°S  ; at 23.85°S 45.42°W, at 23.92°S 46.34°W, from 26.50°S to 28.25°S (Correia 1983; Lindner & Migotto 2002; Migotto et al. 2002).

Habitat: polyp—up to 40m depth, on algae, ascidians, mussels, Amphisbetia operculata  , Sertularia marginata  , sponges and wood (Leloup 1935; Vannucci Mendes 1946; Fraser 1947, 1948; Leloup 1974 p. 16; Lindner & Migotto 1998, 2002; Oliveira 2003; Oliveira et al. 2006; Bornancin 2008; Oliveira & Marques 2007, 2011; Shimabukuro 2007);

medusa—eurythermic and euryhaline species (Correia 1983).