Aglaophenia rhynchocarpa Allman, 1877

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: 99

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

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Aglaophenia rhynchocarpa Allman, 1877
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Aglaophenia rhynchocarpa Allman, 1877 

Synonyms in the area: Aglaophenia cylindrata Versluys, 1899  [polyp]; Aglaophenia rathbuni Nutting, 1900  ; Vervoort 1946 [polyp].

Distribution in South America: polyp—Atlantic Ocean, Venezuela, at Los Testigos Island, Brazil, at 0.91°N 29.37°W, at 9.84°S 35.88°W, from 11.50°S to 19°S, at 22°S off Rio de Janeiro State and at 26.76°S 46.78°W (Versluys 1899; Nutting 1900; Vervoort 1946; Amaral et al. 2002b, 2010a; Migotto et al. 2002; Grohmann et al. 2003; Maronna et al. 2008, abstract; Grohmann et al. 2011; Miranda  et al. 2015).

Habitat: polyp—from 2 to 50m, on algae and sponge (Versluys 1899; Amaral et al. 2002b, 2010a).