Staurophora mertensii Brandt, 1835

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: 88

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Staurophora mertensii Brandt, 1835
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Staurophora mertensii Brandt, 1835 

Synonyms in the area: Staurophora falklandica Browne, 1908  [medusa]; Staurophora mertensi  —Kramp 1957 [incorrect subsequent spelling] [medusa].

Distribution in South America: medusa—Atlantic Ocean, Argentina, at 42.50°S 62.12°W, at 54.65°S 64.14°W, at Malvinas (Falkland) Islands (Browne 1908; Kramp 1957; Zamponi 1983a; Mianzan 1989; Genzano et al. 2008a).

Habitat: medusa—up to 151m depth (Kramp 1957).