Clytia noliformis (McCrady, 1859), McCrady, 1859

Galea, Horia R., 2013, New additions to the shallow-water hydroids (Cnidaria: Hydrozoa) of the French Lesser Antilles: Martinique, Zootaxa 3686 (1), pp. 1-50: 11

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Clytia noliformis (McCrady, 1859)


Clytia noliformis (McCrady, 1859)  

( Fig. 3 View FIGURE 3. A, B C, D)

Material examined. Stn. 6, 28.i.2012, 4– 10 m, M096: a colony on Halimeda   sp., some gonothecae occur (MHNG- INVE- 82918); 14.ii.2012, 10– 17 m, M 197: a colony on Halimeda   sp., several gonothecae present (MHNG-INVE- 82919).

Remarks. A thorough redescription of this species is available in Lindner & Migotto (2002), and an extensive list of synonyms is provided by Calder (1991).

Geographical distribution. Circumglobal ( Calder 1991), though likely absent from the cold waters of both hemispheres.