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Table 2 Cumulative percentage of the taxa (Cum %) contributing to more than 60% of each habitat’s total abundance

From: Composition, uniqueness and connectivity across tropical coastal lagoon habitats in the Red Sea

Taxa Tax. Group Cum % HPT
M1–Overall similarity 18%
 Ceratocephale sp. POL 8.9 OCCA
 Phascolion (Phascolion) strombus strombus SIP 16.7 FRE
 Protodorvillea sp. POL 24.6 RARE
 Eunice indica POL 30.5 FRE
 Diogenes costatus DEC 35.3 FRE
 Lysidice unicornis POL 38.8 OCCA
 Simplisetia erythraeensis POL 42.4 OCCA
 Aspidosiphon sp. SIP 45.5 RARE
 Syllis hyllebergi POL 48.7 OCCA
 Marphysa macintoshi POL 51.7 RES
 Scoletoma sp. POL 54.5 OCCA
 Thalamita poissonii DEC 57.2 OCCA
 Linopherus sp. POL 59.6 RARE
 Nemertea NEM 62.0 OCCA
M2-Overall similarity 14%
 Simplisetia erythraeensis POL 32.1 FRE
 Paphies angusta BIV 48.8 RARE
 Ceratocephale sp. POL 58.0 OCCA
 Paucibranchia adenensis POL 63.1 OCCA
S1-Overall similarity 25%
 Phascolion (Phascolion) strombus strombus SIP 28.3 RES
 Metaprotella africana AMP 42.1 RARE
 Barbatia foliata BIV 49.6 RES
 Aquilonastra burtoni AST 56.5 RES
 Amphioplus cyrtacanthus OPH 59.9 FRE
 Cardiolucina semperiana BIV 62.2 RES
S2-Overall similarity 19%
 Phascolion (Phascolion) strombus strombus SIP 12.1 RES
 Eunice indica POL 20.0 RES
 Lumbrineris sp1 POL 27.1 RES
 Aonides sp. POL 33.5 OCCA
 Lysidice unicornis POL 39.1 FRE
 Amphioplus (Lymanella) hastatus OPH 43.7 RES
 Barbatia foliata BIV 46.9 OCCA
 Paradoneis lyra POL 49.9 OCCA
 Euclymene spp. POL 52.8 FRE
 Notomastus sp. POL 55.3 FRE
 Cardiolucina semperiana BIV 57.7 FRE
 Pseudosympodomma persicum CUM 59.8 FRE
 Goniada multidentata POL 61.6 RES
Unvegetated-Overall similarity 16%
 Eunice indica POL 5.5 FRE
 Aonides sp. POL 10.0 SEASONAL
 Lumbrineris sp2 POL 13.7 OCCA
 Ampelisca brevicornis AMP 17.2 FRE
 Ancilla sp3 GAS 20.3 OCCA
 Glycinde bonhourei POL 23.3 OCCA
 Schizaster gibberulus ECH 26.2 FRE
 Diplocirrus sp. POL 28.9 SEASONAL
 Phascolion (Phascolion) strombus strombus SIP 31.7 OCCA
 Nemertea NEM 34.1 OCCA
 Amphioplus cyrtacanthus OPH 36.3 RARE
 Leptochela aculeocaudata DEC 38.6 OCCA
 Lumbrineris sp1 POL 40.8 OCCA
 Kirkegaardia sp1 POL 42.9 SEASONAL
 Lumbrineris sp3 POL 45.0 RARE
 Paucibranchia adenensis POL 47.1 OCCA
 Magelona cincta POL 49.0 OCCA
 Macrophthalmus graeffei DEC 50.8 SEASONAL
 Amphiodia duplicata OPH 52.4 OCCA
 Antalis rossati SCA 54.0 OCCA
 Dentalium bisexangulatum SCA 55.6 OCCA
 Branchiostoma lanceolatum CEPH 57.1 OCCA
 Chaetozone setosa POL 58.4 OCCA
 Euclymene spp POL 59.6 OCCA
 Streblosoma persica POL 60.9 RARE
  1. For each taxa, it is provided the taxonomic group (Tax. Group) and the Habitat Preference Trait (HPT). Pol Polychaeta, SIP Sipuncula, BIV Bivalvia, DEC Decapoda, NEM Nemertea, AMP Amphipoda, Cum Cumacea, OPH Ophiuroidea, AST Asteroidea, CEPH Cephalochordata, ECH Echinoidea, SCA Scaphopoda, GAS Gastropoda, RES resident, FRE frequent, OCCA occasional, SEASONAL and RARE. See text for further explanations