Ecological Archives E091-040-A7

Steven E. McMurray, Timothy P. Henkel, and Joseph R. Pawlik. 2010. Demographics of increasing populations of the giant barrel sponge Xestospongia muta in the Florida Keys. Ecology 91:560–570.

Appendix G. A figure depicting recruitment over time at study sites; and a figure depicting the survival of yearly cohorts.

   FIG. G1. Mean number of recruits of Xestospongia muta at sites on Conch and Pickles Reefs from May 2000 to November 2006. Also plotted is the mean recruitment over all sites on Conch Reef.


   FIG. G2. Survival of yearly cohorts of Xestospongia muta after recruiting into the population over 15, 20, and 30 m Conch Reef sites combined.

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