Podocorynoides minima (Trinci, 1903)

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: 73

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

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scientific name

Podocorynoides minima (Trinci, 1903)
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Podocorynoides minima (Trinci, 1903) 

Synonyms in the area: Podocoryne minima  —Vannucci 1957, 1963; Navas-Pereira 1980; Ramírez & Zamponi 1981; Correia 1983 [medusa]; Podocoryne simplex  —Segura-Puertas 1984 [medusa]; Hydractinia minima  —Tronolone 2001; Migotto et al. 2002 [medusa].

Remarks: the species was transferred to the genus Podocorynoides  and family Rathkeidae  by Schuchert (2007).

Distribution in South America: medusa—Pacific Ocean, Colombia (Segura-Puertas 1984); Atlantic Ocean, Brazil, from 20°S to 30°S (Vannucci 1957b, 1963; Navas-Pereira 1980; Ramírez & Zamponi 1981; Correia 1983; Tronolone 2001; Migotto et al. 2002; Silveira & Morandini 2011; Nogueira Jr. 2012; Nogueira Jr. et al. 2015a).

Habitat: medusa—eurythermic and euryhaline species, from 12 to 52m depth (Vannucci 1957, 1963; Correia 1983).