Clytia cf. gracilis

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: 163

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Clytia cf. gracilis


Clytia cf. gracilis  sp. 1

Synonyms in the area: Clytia gracilis  —Migotto 1996 [polyp].

Remarks: species similar to Clytia gracilis (M. Sars, 1850)  and other congeners, with unknown taxonomical status (Lindner 2000).

Distribution in South America: polyp—Atlantic Ocean, Brazil, at 23.80°S 45.40°W (Migotto 1996; Lindner 2000; Migotto et al. 2002);

medusa—Atlantic Ocean , Brazil, at 23.83°S 45.42°W (Lindner 2000; Migotto et al. 2002).GoogleMaps 

Habitat: polyp—up to 1.5m depth, on ceramic settling plate and mussels (Migotto 1996; Lindner 2000).