First record of the association between lychnorhiza lucerna scyphozoa, rhizostomeae and cyrtograpsus affinis decapoda, varunidae Report as inadecuate




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María Paz Sal Moyano ; Diego A. Giberto ; Hermes W. Mianzan ;Latin American Journal of Aquatic Research 2012, 40 4

Author: Agustín Schiariti

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Latin American Journal of Aquatic Research E-ISSN: 0718-560X lajar@ucv.cl Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso Chile Schiariti, Agustín; Sal Moyano, María Paz; Giberto, Diego A.; Mianzan, Hermes W. First record of the association between Lychnorhiza lucerna (Scyphozoa, Rhizostomeae) and Cyrtograpsus affinis (Decapoda, Varunidae) Latin American Journal of Aquatic Research, vol.
40, núm.
4, noviembre, 2012, pp.
1090-1093 Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso Valparaiso, Chile Available in: http:--www.redalyc.org-articulo.oa?id=175025197026 How to cite Complete issue More information about this article Journals homepage in redalyc.org Scientific Information System Network of Scientific Journals from Latin America, the Caribbean, Spain and Portugal Non-profit academic project, developed under the open access initiative Lat.
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Res., 40(4): 1090-1093, 2012 DOI: 10.3856-vol40-issue4-fulltext-25 Latin American Journal of Aquatic Research 1090 Short Communication First record of the association between Lychnorhiza lucerna (Scyphozoa, Rhizostomeae) and Cyrtograpsus affinis (Decapoda, Varunidae) Agustín Schiariti1,2, María Paz Sal Moyano1, Diego A.
Giberto1,2 & Hermes W.
Mianzan1,2 1 Instituto de Investigaciones Marinas y Costeras (IIMyC), FCEyN, CONICET Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata Diagonal J.B.
Alberdi 2695, 7600, Mar del Plata, Argentina 2 Instituto Nacional de Investigación y Desarrollo Pesquero (INIDEP) Paseo V.
Ocampo Nº1, Mar del Plata, Argentina ABSTRACT.
We report the association between the jellyfish Lychnorhiza lucerna and the crab Cyrtograpsus affinis.
Numerous examples of associations between medusae and brachyurans have been observed in the field and noted in the literature.
All of these cases involve medusae of the Class Scyphozoa and crabs belonging to the families Majidae and Portunidae.
The presence of three individuals of C.
affinis within the subgenital space of L.
lucerna constitutes a striking f...





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