Thyroscyphus ramosus Allman, 1877

M. P. Oliveira 1,16, S P. Miranda 2, *,, Es W. Mianzan 10,, Ro E. Migotto 11,, Ne B. Nascimento 2,11, Eli Nogueira Júnior 12,, Er Quiñones 13,, Izio Scarabino 14,, Tín Schiariti 10,, Io N. Stampar 15,, Tronolone 2, , Quíria B. & Onio C. Marques 2,11, 2016, Census of Cnidaria (Medusozoa) and Ctenophora from South American marine waters, Zootaxa 4194 (1), pp. 1-256: 133

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

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http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4512833

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Thyroscyphus ramosus Allman, 1877
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Thyroscyphus ramosus Allman, 1877  

Synonyms in the area:? Thyroscyphus torresii   —Maÿal 1973 [polyp];? Thyroscyphus vitiensis   —Maÿal 1973 [polyp].

Distribution in South America: polyp—Atlantic Ocean, Colombia, at Santa Marta coast, at La Goajira, Venezuela, at La Guaira, and at Los Testigos Island, Brazil, from 2.50°S to 4.50°S, from 6.80°S to 9.80°S, from 11.50°S to 18.70°S, at 21°S 40.25°W, from 22.50°S to 24°S (Allman 1888; Versluys 1899; Van Gemerden- Hoogeveen 1965; Vervoort 1967; Maÿal 1973; Bandel & Wedler 1987; Migotto 1996; Nogueira et al. 1997; Rosso & Marques 1997; Calder & Maÿal 1998; Migotto et al. 2002; Grohmann et al. 2003; Marques et al. 2006; Shimabukuro & Marques 2006b; Shimabukuro 2007; Campos & Alonso 2008, abstract; Maronna et al. 2008, abstract; Silveira & Morandini 2011; Miranda   et al. 2015).

Habitat: polyp—in estuarine regions and rocky shores, from intertidal zone to 36m depth, on algae, artificial reefs of tires, rocks, sand, shell hash, sandstone reef, sponges, wood pilings (Allman 1888; Versluys 1899; Bandel & Wedler 1987; Migotto 1996; Calder & Maÿal 1998; Marques et al. 2006; Shimabukuro & Marques 2006b; Shimabukuro 2007).