Diphasia digitalis (Busk, 1852)

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: 125

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

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Diphasia digitalis (Busk, 1852)
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Diphasia digitalis (Busk, 1852)  

Synonyms in the area: Desmoscyphus acanthocarpus Allman, 1888   [polyp]; Nigellastrum digitale   —Vannucci 1949, 1951a [polyp].

Distribution in South America: polyp—Atlantic Ocean, Colombia, at Santa Marta coast, Brazil, at 3.54°S 38.8°W, from 7.60°S to 8.70°S, from 11.50°S to 18.30°S, from 22.50°S to 23.77°S (Allman 1888; Vannucci 1949, 1951a; Maÿal 1973, 1983; Wedler 1975; Bandel & Wedler 1987; Calder & Maÿal 1998; Migotto et al. 2002; Silveira & Morandini 2011; Fernandez et al. 2014, 2015; Miranda   et al. 2015).

Habitat: polyp—in estuarine regions and rocky shores, from intertidal zone to 36m depth, on algae, mud, Rhizophora mangle   roots, fouling, rocks, shells (Allman 1888; Bandel & Wedler 1987; Calder & Maÿal 1998; Fernandez et al. 2014, 2015; Miranda   et al. 2015).