Hybocodon unicus (Browne, 1902)

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: 36

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Hybocodon unicus (Browne, 1902)


Hybocodon unicus (Browne, 1902) 

Synonyms in the area: Amphicodon unicus Browne, 1902  ; Hydocodon unicus  —Palma et al. 2011 [medusa]. Remarks: the polyp and medusa recorded from Bahía Blanca as Hybocodon unicus  by Zamponi & Facal (1987) corresponds to Corymorpha januarii Steenstrup, 1854  (see above). 

Distribution in South America: medusa—Pacific Ocean, Chile, from 41.50°S to 46.67°S (Palma et al. 2007a; Villenas et al. 2009); Atlantic Ocean, Argentina, at 38.97°S 61.88°W, at 38.98°S 62.10°W, at 45.87°S 65.80°W, and Malvinas (Falkland) Islands (Browne 1902; Browne & Kramp 1939; Zamponi 1983a; Genzano & Zamponi 1997).