Clytia discoida (Mayer, 1900)

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: 161

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Clytia discoida (Mayer, 1900)


Clytia discoida (Mayer, 1900) 

Synonyms in the area: Phialidium discoidum  —Kramp 1957; Ramírez & Zamponi 1981 [medusa]. Remarks: the distribution range provided by Ramírez & Zamponi (1981) is not based on specific records and, therefore, we did not consider that information for this species.

Distribution in South America: medusa—Atlantic Ocean, Colombia, from 17°N to 11°N in the Caribbean Sea, Brazil, at 10.34°S 34.91ºW in Aracaju (Kramp 1957; Giraldo & Villalobos 1983; Migotto et al. 2002). Habitat: medusa—up to 208m depth (Kramp 1957).