Clytia simplex (Browne, 1902),

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: 166

publication ID

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

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DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4513184

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/3F6387A9-FF48-E2EC-85D8-FA57D90E62BC

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Plazi

scientific name

Clytia simplex (Browne, 1902)
status

 

Clytia simplex (Browne, 1902) 

Synonyms in the area: Phialidium simplex  —Browne 1902, 1908; Thiel 1938b; Browne & Kramp 1939; Vannucci 1951a; Kramp 1966; Fagetti 1973 p. 40; Ramírez & Zamponi 1980, 1981; Segura-Puertas 1984; Zamponi & Suarez 1991 [medusa].

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, Ecuador to Chile, from 3.50°S to 18.25°S, from 31.866ºS to 55.833ºS, and at northwest and southwest of Galápagos Archipelago (Kramp 1966; Fagetti 1973 p. 40; Segura-Puertas 1984; Pagès & Orejas 1999; Galea 2007 p. 90–91; Galea et al. 2007a p. 161; Palma et al. 2007a p. 73, 2007b p. 73–78, 80–81, 2011 p. 263–264, 266; Villenas et al. 2009); Atlantic Ocean, Brazil to Argentina, from 29°S to 55°S, Strait of Magellan and Malvinas (Falkland) Islands (Browne 1902, 1908; Thiel 1938b; Browne & Kramp 1939; Vannucci 1951a; Zamponi & Suarez 1991; Pagès & Orejas 1999; Migotto et al. 2002; Genzano et al. 2008a; Guerrero et al. 2013).

Habitat: medusa—on surface plankton to 50m depth (Galea 2007 p. 168).