Symplectoscyphus,

Otto M. P. Oliveira, Thaís P. Miranda, Enilma M. Araujo, Patricia Ayón, Cristina M. Cedeño-Posso, Amancay A. Cepeda-Mercado, Pab, 2016, Census of Cnidaria (Medusozoa) and Ctenophora from South American marine waters, Zootaxa 4194 (1), pp. 1-256: 140

publication ID

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

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/3F6387A9-FF66-E2C2-85D8-FC76DF5E61F7

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scientific name

Symplectoscyphus
status

 

Symplectoscyphus  sp. 3

Synonyms in the area: Sertularella rugosa  —Fraser 1938a, 1939, 1948; Calder et al. 2003 [part] [non Sertularella rugosa (Linnaeus, 1758)  ] [polyp].

Remarks: Calder et al. (2003) examined Fraser’s material and concluded that these specimens are not refereable to S. rugosa (Linnaeus, 1758)  , but to a species of the genus Symplectoscyphus  Marktanner- Turneretscher, 1890.

Distribution in South America: polyp—Pacific Ocean, Ecuador, from 0.4°S to 0.5°S in Isla Baltra (Fraser 1938a, 1939, 1948; Calder et al. 2003).