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Table 1 Transect locations: 5 m belt transects conducted in coastal areas of the Perth metropolitan region and Busselton area.

From: Diversity and abundance of photosynthetic sponges in temperate Western Australia

Transect label Location Depth Light level Study site
WP1 Woodman Point 3.0 m High West/North-West facing gently sloping wall, limestone boulders, high sedimentation rate
WP2 Woodman Point 7.0 m High West/North-West facing gently sloping wall, limestone boulders, high sedimentation rate
SM1 South Mole 5.7 m Low South facing wall with overhang
SM2 South Mole 7.8 m Full Sun Open sandy flat bottom
EB Eagle Bay 7.2 m Full Sun Upper surface of large rock
BJ Busselton Jetty 6.9 m Medium Jetty pylons
Mn* Mindarie 8.2 m Medium West/South-West facing overhang
  1. *Transect Mn was only 3 m in length.