Sertularella robusta Coughtrey, 1876,

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: 121

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Sertularella robusta Coughtrey, 1876
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Sertularella robusta Coughtrey, 1876 

Synonyms in the area: Sertularella tenella  —Jäderholm 1905; Ritchie 1907a; Blanco 1963 [non Sertularella tenella Alder, 1856  ] [polyp]; Sertularella microtheca Leloup, 1974  p. 30–31 [polyp]; Sertularella polyzonias var. robusta  —Stepanjants 1979 [polyp].

Remarks: the species was recorded as Sertularella tenella  from Tierra del Fuego, Burdwood Bank, and Santa Cruz by Jäderholm (1905), Ritchie (1907a), and Blanco (1963), respectively.

Distribution in South America: polyp—Pacific Ocean, Chile, from 41.81°S to 53.78°S (Leloup 1974 p. 30–31, 33; Galea 2007 p. 66–67; Galea et al. 2009a p. 340; Galea & Schories 2012a p. 24–25); Atlantic Ocean, Argentina, from 42°S to 56°S, and at South Georgia Island (Jäderholm 1905; Ritchie 1907a; Blanco 1963, 1968, 1976a, 1994a; Vervoort 1972; Stepanjants 1979; El Beshbeeshy 1991, 2011; Genzano & Zamponi 1997; Seo 2003; López-Gappa & Sueiro 2006).

Habitat: from 10 to 520m depth, on hydroids (Vervoort 1972; Leloup 1974 p. 30–31, 33; Blanco 1976a, 1994a; Stepanjants 1979; El Beshbeeshy 1991, 2011; Galea 2007 p. 66–67; Galea et al. 2009a p. 340).