Clytia linearis (Thornely, 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: 164

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Clytia linearis (Thornely, 1900)
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Clytia linearis (Thornely, 1900) 

Synonyms in the area: Clytia acutidentata Fraser, 1938a  ; Calder et al. 2003, 2009 [polyp]; Clytia carinadentata  —Fraser 1938a; Calder et al. 2003, 2009 [polyp]; Gonothyraea serialis Fraser, 1938a  , 1938b, 1948 [polyp]; Laomedea (Phialidium) tottoni  —Vervoort 1968 [polyp]; Laomedea tottoni  —Wedler 1973, 1975; Leloup 1974 p. 21–22 [polyp]; Laomedea (Obelia) tottoni  —Mergner 1977, 1987 [polyp]; Clytia cf. linearis  —Galea et al. 2009b p. 2, 4 [polyp].

Distribution in South America: polyp—Pacific Ocean, Colombia, at 5.99°N 77.36°W in Port Utria, at 6.78°N 77.60°W in Octavia Bay, Ecuador, from 1.7°N to 1.5°S in Galápagos Archipelago, at 2.18°S 80.90°W in La Libertad (Fraser 1938a, 1938b, 1948; Calder et al. 2003, 2009); Chile, from 41.73°S to 52.15°S (Leloup 1974 p. 21-22; Galea 2007 p. 88-89; Galea et al. 2007a p. 161, 2007b p. 312, 2009a p. 320, 2009b p. 2, 4); Atlantic Ocean, Colombia, from Cartagena to Santa Marta coast, Brazil, at 3.54°S 38.8°W, from 11.25°S to 13.20°S, from 18.50°S to 26.80°S (Vervoort 1968; Wedler 1973, 1975; Mergner 1977, 1987; Migotto 1996; Grohmann 1997, 2006; Grohmann et al. 1997, 2003, 2008, abstract; Nogueira et al. 1997; Rosso & Marques 1997; Lindner 2000; Migotto et al. 2001, 2002; Lindner & Migotto 2002; Kelmo & Attrill 2003; Oliveira 2003; Menon et al. 2006, abstract; Oliveira et al. 2006; Shimabukuro & Marques 2006a, abstract; Bornancin 2008; Oliveira & Marques 2007, 2011; Shimabukuro 2007; Cangussu et al. 2010; Silveira & Morandini 2011; Fernandez et al. 2014, 2015; Miranda  et al. 2015);

medusa—Atlantic Ocean , Brazil, at 23.799°S 45.383°W (Lindner 2000; Lindner & Migotto 2002; Migotto et al. 2002).GoogleMaps 

Habitat: polyp—from intertidal zone to 57m depth, on algae, ascidians, barnacles, brachiopods, bryozoans, ceramic test-panels and fouling, corals, crab carapaces, mussels, dead gorgonians, gastropods, hydroids (e.g., Bougainvillia muscus  , Halecium delicatulum  , Hybocodon chilensis  , Lafoea dumosa  , Plumularia setacea  , Sertularella fuegonensis  , S. polyzonias  , Symplectoscyphus  sp.), polychaete tubes, rocks, sand, shells, sponges, wood (Fraser 1938a, 1938b; Vannucci 1949; Wedler 1973, 1975; Migotto 1996; Lindner 2000; Migotto et al. 2001; Lindner & Migotto 2002; Calder et al. 2003; Kelmo & Attrill 2003; Oliveira 2003; Oliveira et al. 2006; Shimabukuro & Marques 2006a; Bornancin 2008; Oliveira & Marques 2007, 2011; Shimabukuro 2007; Galea et al. 2009a p. 320; Fernandez et al. 2014, 2015).