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Appendix 5. Coral species abundance and contribution to significant groups Group e Average similarity: 73.73 Species Undaria agaracites Montastraea annularis Siderastrea siderea Porites astreoides Montastraea faveolata Porites porites Diploria strigosa Montastraea cavernosa

Av.Abund 11.43 6.88 6.62 6.69 3.33 2.85 2.82 1.74

Av.Sim 19.55 12.71 11.94 10.55 4.8 4.13 3.52 2.49

Sim/SD

Contrib% 26.52 17.24 16.19 14.3 6.52 5.6 4.78 3.38

Cum.%

3.4 4.43 4.04 2.52 1.48 1.89 1.28 1.8

Species Siderastrea siderea Undaria agaracites Porites astreoides Diploria strigosa Stephanocoenia intersepta Montastraea faveolata Porites porites Montastraea annularis Montastraea cavernosa

Av.Abund 13.51 7.4 7.48 5.39 3.06 2.38 1.87 1.92 1.49

Av.Sim 22.29 12.94 12.13 9.62 4.4 3.34 2.81 2.49 1.81

Sim/SD 3.92 4.78 2.98 3.37 2.62 4.17 1.92 2.07 1.3

Contrib% 30.44 17.67 16.56 13.14 6 4.56 3.84 3.4 2.48

Cum.%

Group c Average similarity: 72.69 Species Undaria agaracites Siderastrea siderea Montastraea cavernosa Porites astreoides Montastraea faveolata Diploria strigosa Stephanocoenia intersepta Montastraea annularis Montastraea franksi Porites porites

Av.Abund 14.83 7.75 6.83 2.83 5 3.25 3.13 2.17 2.13 0.75

Av.Sim 24.06 13.77 8.61 5.47 5.02 4.43 4.12 3.35 1.86 1

Sim/SD 14.16 9.14 2.02 13.87 1.1 3.98 1.71 2.26 0.84 0.91

Contrib% 33.1 18.95 11.85 7.52 6.91 6.1 5.67 4.6 2.56 1.38

Cum.%

26.52 43.76 59.95 74.26 80.77 86.37 91.15 94.53

Group d Average similarity: 73.23

Group a Less than 2 samples in group Group b Less than 2 samples in group

 

 

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30.44 48.11 64.68 77.82 83.82 88.39 92.22 95.62 98.1

33.1 52.05 63.9 71.42 78.34 84.44 90.11 94.71 97.27 98.64

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