Halecium bermudense Congdon, 1907

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: 90

publication ID

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

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:C21A07A7-3AD9-4AA2-8426-EAB08BA396E6

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/3F6387A9-FFB4-E213-85D8-F8D6D80165FC

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Halecium bermudense Congdon, 1907
status

 

Halecium bermudense Congdon, 1907 

Distribution in South America: polyp—Atlantic Ocean, Colombia, at Santa Marta coast, at Bonaire Island, Brazil, at 8.71°S 35.10°W, at 20.55°S 40.23°W, from 22.33°S to 24°S, at 27.14°S 48.43°W (Leloup 1935; Vannucci 1949, 1951a; Wedler 1975; Bandel & Wedler 1987; Migotto 1996; Calder & Maÿal 1998; Migotto et al. 2002; Shimabukuro 2007; Silveira & Morandini 2011; Fernandez et al. 2014, 2015; Miranda  et al. 2015).

Habitat: polyp—in estuarine regions and rocky shores, up to 35m depth, on algae, barnacles, fouling, ceramic test-panels, mud, mussels, Rhizophora mangle  roots, shells, shipworm collecting device, rocks, wood (Bandel & Wedler 1987; Migotto 1996; Calder & Maÿal 1998; Shimabukuro 2007; Fernandez et al. 2014, 2015).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Cnidaria

Class

Hydrozoa

Order

Leptothecata

Family

Haleciidae

Genus

Halecium