Ecological Archives E088-147-A2

David Balata, Luigi Piazzi, and Lisandro Benedetti-Cecchi. 2007. Sediment disturbance and loss of beta diversity on subtidal rocky reefs. Ecology 88:2455–2461.

Appendix B. List of taxa identified in the study areas.

TABLE B1. List of taxa identified by photographic samplings in the study areas.


 

 Taxa


Algae

 
 

Encrusting corallines

 

Palmophyllum crassum (Naccari) Rabenhorst

 

Peyssonnelia spp.

 

Valonia macrophysa  Kützing                                                  

 

Zanardinia typus (Nardo) G. Furnari

 

Turf-forming algae

 

Amphiroa cryptarthrodia Zanardini

 

Dictyota spp.

 

Flabellia petiolata (Turra) Nizamuddin                                  

 

Halimeda tuna (J. Ellis et Solander) J.V. Lamouroux                         

 

Meredithia microphylla (J. Agardh) J. Agardh                         

 

Osmundea pelagosae (Schiffner) F.W. Nam           

 

Unidentified erect algae

   

Bryozoans

 

 

Encrusting Bryozoans

 

Myriapora truncata (Pallas 1766)

 

Pentapora fascialis (Pallas 1766)

 

Reteporella sp.

   

Anthozoans

 

 

Corallium rubrump(Linnaeus, 1758)

 

Eunicella cavolini (Van Koch 1887)

 

Leptopsammia pruvoti Lacaze-Duthiers, 1897

 

Parazoantus axinelle (O. Schmidt, 1862)

 

Unidentified solitary corals

   

Polychaetes

 
 

Serpulidae

 

Sabellidae

   

Porifera

 
 

Aplysina sp.

 

Axinella spp.

 

Cacospongia scalaris (Schmidt, 1862)

 

Unidentified Porifera




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