Nectopyramis natans (Bigelow, 1911)

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: 191

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Nectopyramis natans (Bigelow, 1911)
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Nectopyramis natans (Bigelow, 1911) 

Synonyms in the area: Nectopyramis spinosa Sears, 1952  (partim)—Alvariño 1971, 1981; Migotto et al. 2002. Remarks: Nectopyramis thetis  is a synonym of N. spinosa Sears, 1952  (partim) (Pugh 1992). Distribution in South America: Atlantic Ocean, Brazil to Argentina, from 0º to 65ºS (Totton 1954; Alvariño 1971, 1981; Pugh 1999; Migotto et al. 2002; Silveira & Morandini 2011).

Habitat: oceanic species. Rare, found in tropical and subtropical waters (Alvariño 1981; Pugh et al. 1997; Pugh & Gasca 2009).