Proboscidactyla stellata (Forbes, 1846)

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: 72

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

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scientific name

Proboscidactyla stellata (Forbes, 1846)
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Proboscidactyla stellata (Forbes, 1846) 

Remarks: medusae collected on several occasions in plankton samples but, despite intensive search, the polyp stage has not yet been found.

Distribution in South America.

medusa—Pacific Ocean, Chile, at 23°S in Antofagasta, from 41.5°S to 55.371°S (Palma & Apablaza 2004; Galea 2007; Palma et al. 2007a p. 70, 2007b p. 74, 80, 2014a; Villenas et al. 2009; Bravo et al. 2011)