Monotheca margaretta Nutting, 1900,

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: 109

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Monotheca margaretta Nutting, 1900
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Monotheca margaretta Nutting, 1900 

Synonyms in the area: Plumularia margaretta  —Leloup 1935; Fraser 1938a, 1938b; Van Gemerden-Hoogeveen 1965 [polyp]; Monotheca margaretta  f. typica Vannucci Mendes, 1946; Vannucci 1949, 1950, 1951a; 1951b [polyp]; Monotheca margaretta  f. curta Vannucci Mendes, 1946  ; Vannucci 1951a [polyp]; Monotheca margareta  —Wedler 1975 [incorrect subsequent spelling]; Monotheca (Plumularia) margaretta  —Bandel & Wedler 1987; Plumularia margaretha  —Haddad 1992; Silveira & Morandini 2011 [also incorrect subsequent spelling] [polyp].

Distribution in South America: polyp—Pacific Ocean, Ecuador, at 1.28°S 81.07°W in Isla La Plata, at 2.18°S 80.90°W in La Libertad (Fraser 1938a, 1938b); Atlantic Ocean, at Aruba, at Bonaire, Colombia, at Santa Marta coast, Brazil, from 3.54°S to 4.12°S, from 6.50°S to 9.80°S, from 16.50°S to 27.99°S (Vannucci Mendes 1946; Vannucci 1949, 1950, 1951a, 1951b; Van Gemerden-Hoogeveen 1965; Wedler 1975; Bandel & Wedler 1987; Haddad 1992; Migotto 1996; Grohmann 1997, 2006; Grohmann et al. 1997, 2003, 2008, abstract; Nogueira et al. 1997; Rosso & Marques 1997; Calder & Maÿal 1998; Haddad et al. 2000, abstract; Migotto et al. 2002; Oliveira 2003; Marques et al. 2006; Miranda  & Marques 2006, abstract; Oliveira et al. 2006; Bornancin 2008; Oliveira & Marques 2007, 2011; Shimabukuro 2007; Campos & Alonso 2008, abstract; Maronna et al. 2008, abstract; Cunha & Jacobucci 2010; Silveira & Morandini 2011; Miranda  et al. 2011, 2015; Fernandez et al. 2014, 2015).

Habitat: polyp—in estuarine regions and rocky shores, from intertidal zone to 57m, on algae, fouling, Bugula neritina  , mussels, hydroids, phanerogams, sandstone reefs, sponges (Fraser 1938a, 1938b; Vannucci Mendes 1946; Bandel & Wedler 1987; Haddad 1992; Migotto 1996; Calder & Maÿal 1998; Haddad et al. 2000; Oliveira 2003; Marques et al. 2006; Oliveira et al. 2006; Bornancin 2008; Oliveira & Marques 2007, 2011; Shimabukuro 2007; Cunha & Jacobucci 2010; Miranda  et al. 2011; Fernandez et al. 2014, 2015).