Symplectoscyphus cumberlandicus (Jädherholm, 1905), Jadherholm, 1905

Soto, Joan J. & Peña, Álvaro L., 2019, Benthic hydroids (Cnidaria, Hydrozoa) from the Weddell Sea (Antarctica), Zootaxa 4570 (1), pp. 1-78: 33-34

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Symplectoscyphus cumberlandicus (Jädherholm, 1905)
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Symplectoscyphus cumberlandicus (Jädherholm, 1905)  

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Material examined. ANT XVII /3: 111-7, several stems, up to 35 mm high, on O. terranovae   , with gonothecae; ANT XXI /2: PS65/281, some stems, up to 60 mm high, on O. terranovae   and gravel, with developing gonothecae.

Ecology and distribution. Reported at depths from 8 ( Naumov & Stepanjants 1972, as Sertularella  

cumberlandica) to 540 m ( Peña Cantero 2012); present material collected at 67– 82 m. Species widely distributed in Antarctic waters, with circum-Antarctic distribution ( Peña Cantero et al. 2002), but previously not documented from the Weddell Sea.