An obscure species of the large leptolid genus Sertularia, S. notabilis Fraser, 1947, originally described from Tortuga Island, Venezuela, and not recorded since, is re-described and recorded from Brazilian coastal waters. This material is compared with Fraser’s type series; its relationship with Sertularia hattori Leloup, 1940, from Japanese and Korean waters, is discussed and possible conspecificity evaluated.

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Keywords Cnidaria Hydrozoa, Sertulariidae, Sertularia notabilis, systematics, distribution
Journal Zoologische Mededelingen

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Migotto, A.E, & Vervoort, W. (1998). Redescription of Sertularia notabilis Fraser, 1947 (Sertulariidae, Hydrozoa). Zoologische Mededelingen, 72, 1-10, 89–100.