Pegantha clara Bigelow, 1909b,

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: 198

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Pegantha clara Bigelow, 1909b


Pegantha clara Bigelow, 1909b 

Remarks: the distribution range provided by Ramírez & Zamponi (1981) is not based on specific records and, therefore, we did not consider that information for this species.

Distribution in South America: medusa—Pacific Ocean, Colombia to Chile, from 7.50°N to 37°S, and at northwest and southwest of Galápagos Archipelago (Kramp 1961, 1968; Segura-Puertas 1984; Pavez et al. 2010); Atlantic Ocean, Brazil, at 6.73 N 33.55 W, at 10.34 S 34.91 W (Kramp 1957; Migotto et al. 2002).

Habitat: medusa –to 1950m depth (Kramp 1957).