Nausithoe atlantica Broch, 1914,

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: 205

publication ID

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

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

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4513572

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scientific name

Nausithoe atlantica Broch, 1914
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Nausithoe atlantica Broch, 1914 

Remarks: some authors (Bigelow 1928; Kramp 1961) consider this species as conspecific with Nausithoe rubra  . Distribution in South America: medusa—Pacific Ocean, Chile, at 33ºS off Valparaíso (Fagetti 1973), at 33.6ºS 78.8ºW in adjacent waters off Juan Fernández archipelago (Fagetti 1973); Atlantic Ocean, Brazil, at 26.75°S 47.55°W and at 27.3°S 48.15°W off Santa Catarina state (Correia 1983).

Habitat: oceanic, mesopelagic and bathypelagic (Russell 1956, 1970).