Ecological Archives E086-081-A2

Timothy J. Langlois, Marti J. Anderson, and Russell C. Babcock. 2005. Reef-associated predators influence adjacent soft-sediment communities. Ecology 86:1508–1519.

Appendix B. Predatory and bioturbating infauna, found in the study that were used as environmental variables in multivariate models.

Type

Class / Order

Taxon

     

Predatory Infauna

Decapoda

Ovalipes catharus

 

Asteroidea

Asterina regularis

   

Astropecten polyacanthus

 

Opistobranchs

Amalda australis

   

A. depressa

   

A. novaezelandiae

 

Archeogastropoda

Cominella adspersa

   

C. maculosa

   

C. quoyana quoyana

     

Bioturbating Infauna

Echinoidea

Echinocardium cordatum

 

Holothuroidea

Trochodota dendyi



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