Thuiaria diffusa (Allman, 1885)

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: 132

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Thuiaria diffusa (Allman, 1885)


Thuiaria diffusa (Allman, 1885) 

Synonyms in the area: Sertularia diffusa  —Marktanner-Turneretscher 1890 p. 229–230 [polyp]. Distribution in South America: polyp—Pacific Ocean, Chile, at 35.35°S 75.35°W (Nutting 1904 p. 68); other records of the species are vague and refer only to South America (Marktanner-Turneretscher 1890 p. 229–230; Nutting 1904 p. 68).

Habitat: polyp—up to 28m deep (Nutting 1904 p. 68).