Lensia hotspur Totton, 1941

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: 185

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4194.1.1

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/3F6387A9-FF55-E2F1-85D8-FBB7D85E60E9

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Plazi

scientific name

Lensia hotspur Totton, 1941
status

 

Lensia hotspur Totton, 1941 

Distribution in South America: Pacific Ocean, Peru, from 10°S to 16°S ( IMARPEAbout IMARPE Database), Chile, at 23ºS off Antofagasta (Palma & Apablaza 2004; Apablaza & Palma 2006), at 33ºS off Valparaíso (Palma 1973, 1977, 1994; Ulloa et al. 2000; Apablaza & Palma 2006; Palma & Silva 2006); Atlantic Ocean, Brazil to Argentina, from 0º to 43ºS (Totton 1941; Alvariño 1971; Cordeiro & Montú 1991; Nogueira & Oliveira 1991; Dias 1994; Pugh 1999; Migotto et al. 2002; Araujo 2006, 2012; Araujo et al. 2010; Silveira & Morandini 2011; Bonecker et al. 2014; Nishiyama 2016; Nishiyama et al. 2016).

Habitat: neritic and oceanic species. Epipelagic, found in tropical and subtropical waters (Alvariño 1971; Pagès et al. 1991; Pagès & Gili 1992; Pugh 1999; Pugh & Gasca 2009; Araujo 2012; Bonecker et al. 2014).

IMARPE

Instituto del Mar del Peru

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Cnidaria

Class

Hydrozoa

Order

Siphonophorae

Family

Diphyidae

Genus

Lensia