Dynamena quadridentata (Ellis & Solander, 1786),

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: 127

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Dynamena quadridentata (Ellis & Solander, 1786)
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Dynamena quadridentata (Ellis & Solander, 1786) 

Synonyms in the area: Dynamena quadridentata var. nodosa  forme peculiaris  —Leloup 1935 [polyp]; Pasya quadridentata  —Fraser 1938a, 1938b, 1939, 1 948; Calder et al. 2003 [polyp]; Dynamena quadridentata  f. flabellata Vannucci Mendes, 1946  ; Vannucci 1949, 1951a [polyp]; Dynamena quadridentata  f. typica Vannucci Mendes, 1946; Vannucci 1949, 1950, 1951a [polyp]; Dynamena quadridentata  f. heterodonta  —Vannucci 1951a, 1951b [polyp]; Dynamena quadridentata var. nodosa  —Van Gemerden-Hoogeveen 1965 [polyp].

Distribution in South America: polyp—Pacific Ocean, Ecuador, from 0.2°N to 1.2°S in Isla Isabela, at 1.28°S 81.07°W in Isla La Plata, at 2.19°S 80.90°W in Santa Elena Bay (Fraser 1938a, 1938b, 1939, 1948; Calder et al. 2003); Atlantic Ocean, at Aruba, at Curaçao, at Bonaire, at Tobago Island, Colombia, at Santa Marta coast, Brazil, at 9.80°S 35.80°W, from 16°S to 27.99°S (Leloup 1935; Vannucci Mendes 1946; Vannucci 1949, 1950, 1951a, 1951b; Wedler 1975; Bandel & Wedler 1987; Migotto 1996; Grohmann 1997, 2006; Grohmann et al. 1997, 2003; Nogueira et al. 1997; Migotto et al. 2002; Oliveira 2003; Oliveira et al. 2006; Oliveira & Marques 2007, 2011; Shimabukuro 2007; Maronna et al. 2008, abstract; Silveira & Morandini 2011; Miranda  et al. 2011, 2015).

Habitat: polyp—up to 57m depth, on algae, hydroids, mussels, sponges (Fraser 1938a, 1938b; Vannucci Mendes 1946; Bandel & Wedler 1987; Migotto 1996; Calder et al. 2003; Oliveira 2003; Oliveira et al. 2006; Oliveira & Marques 2007, 2011; Shimabukuro 2007).