Sertularella tenella (Alder, 1856),

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: 122-123

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

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scientific name

Sertularella tenella (Alder, 1856)
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Sertularella tenella (Alder, 1856) 

Synonyms in the area: Sertularella tenella  forme peculiaris  —Leloup 1935 [polyp]; Sertularella geniculata  —Leloup 1974 p. 28–29 [polyp].

Distribution in South America: polyp—Pacific Ocean, Colombia, at 6.78°N 77.60°W in Octavia Bay, Ecuador, from from 1.4°N to 1.5°S in Galápagos Archipelago, at 1.28°S 81.07°W in Isla La Plata, at 2.19°S 80.90°W in Santa Elena Bay, Peru, at 15.33°S 75.16°W in Bahia San Juan, Chile, from around 22°S to 55°S (Jäderholm 1905 p. 31; Fraser 1938a, 1938b, 1939, 1948; Leloup 1974 p. 28–29; Calder et al. 2003; Galea & Schories 2012a p. 45–46); Atlantic Ocean, at Aruba, at Curaçao, at Bonaire, Brazil, from 21.70°S to 23.77°S, from 27.13°S to 27.99°S, from 31.12°S to 31.33°S, and from 34.90°S to 42.58°S (Leloup 1935; Van Gemerden-Hoogeveen 1965; Grohmann et al. 2003, 2011; Fernandez et al. 2014, 2015; Miranda  et al. 2015).

Habitat: polyp—from 9 to 274m depth, on fouling and worm tubes (Jäderholm 1905 p. 31; Fraser 1938a, 1938b; Leloup 1974 p. 28–29; Calder et al. 2003; Grohmann et al. 2011; Galea & Schories 2012a p. 45–46; Fernandez et al. 2014, 2015).