Mitrocomella frigida (Browne, 1910),

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: 145

publication ID

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

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DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4512975

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Mitrocomella frigida (Browne, 1910)
status

 

Mitrocomella frigida (Browne, 1910) 

Synonyms in the area: Cosmetira frigida Browne, 1910  ; Vanhöffen 1912 [medusa].

Remarks: the records of the species for Uruguay and Argentina (Ramírez & Zamponi 1980; Zamponi 1983a, 1985; Zamponi & Suarez 1991; Zamponi & Genzano 1994) are doubtful and have to be confirmed.

Distribution in South America: medusa—Pacific Ocean, Chile, from 53°S to 55.84°S in interior waters (Pagès & Orejas 1999); Atlantic Ocean, Argentina, from 40°S to 42.25°S, from 53°S to 53.42°S, at Strait of Magellan, at Antarctic sea (Browne 1910; Vanhöffen 1912; Kramp 1957, 1959a; Genzano et al. 2008a; Guerrero et al. 2013).

Habitat: medusa –in antarctic and subantarctic waters (Kramp 1959a).