Aglaophenia dubia Nutting, 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: 97-98

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Aglaophenia dubia Nutting, 1900
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Aglaophenia dubia Nutting, 1900 

Synonyms in the area: Aglaophenia elongata  —Van Gemerden-Hoogeveen 1965 [non Aglaophenia elongata Meneghini, 1845  ] [polyp].

Remarks: Svoboda & Cornelius (1991) regarded all records of Aglaophenia elongata Meneghini, 1845  outside the Mediterranean Sea to be erroneous. Van Gemerden-Hoogeveen’s (1965) record of the species was assigned to A. dubia  in an earlier work (Calder 1997).

Distribution in South America: polyp—Atlantic Ocean, Venezuela, at la Tortuga Island, Brazil, at 18.24°S 37.97°W (Ritchie 1909; Van Gemerden-Hoogeveen 1965; Migotto et al. 2002).

Habitat: polyp—at 65m depth with Halicornaria longicauda  , on coral (Ritchie 1909).