Stephanoscyphistoma corniformis (Komai, 1936),

M. P. Oliveira 1,16, S P. Miranda 2, *,, Es W. Mianzan 10,, Ro E. Migotto 11,, Ne B. Nascimento 2,11, Eli Nogueira Júnior 12,, Er Quiñones 13,, Izio Scarabino 14,, Tín Schiariti 10,, Io N. Stampar 15,, Tronolone 2, , Quíria B. & Onio C. Marques 2,11, 2016, Census of Cnidaria (Medusozoa) and Ctenophora from South American marine waters, Zootaxa 4194 (1), pp. 1-256: 206

publication ID

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

publication LSID

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

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4513582

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/3F6387A9-FF20-E284-85D8-FBCAD9CB6023

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Stephanoscyphistoma corniformis (Komai, 1936)
status

 

Stephanoscyphistoma corniformis (Komai, 1936) 

Remarks: a species of coronate polyp with no link as yet to any medusa species. Several species might be hidden under this name, probably belonging to the genera Atorella  or Nausithoe (Morandini & Jarms 2005)  . Distribution in South America: polyp—Atlantic Ocean, southeastern coast of Brazil (Silveira & Morandini 1996; Silveira & Morandini 2011). 

Habitat: benthic, usually associated with calcareous substrata (Silveira & Morandini 1996).