Host Species - Montipora digitata (ITS2)

Data based on 32 samples from 5 locations from Central GBR, Southern GBR.
Found in association with 3 distinct profiles, containing 3 ITS2 subtype(s), belonging to clade(s) C.

Overview of Symbiodinium ITS2 associations (alternative markers: ITS1 LSU D1/D2 )

Symbiodinium type (ITS2) number of samples percentage of total reported samples
other DNA regions n = 6 18.8%
C15 n = 24 75.0%
C15 & C73 (mix) n = 1 3.1%
C17*_Fisher n = 1 3.1%

Reported Symbiodinium ITS2 associations per location (alternative markers: ITS1 LSU D1/D2 )

Region Location Symbiodinium ITS2 types
Central GBR Magnetic island, Nelly Bay no ITS2 data
Southern GBR Heron C15 (n = 2)
  Heron A C15 (n = 6) C15 & C73 (n = 1)
  Heron Island, reef flat C15 (n = 6) C17*_Fisher (n = 1)
  One Tree reef E C15 (n = 10)
Displayed data is extracted from the following publications: Fisher, P 2012 (link) LaJeunesse 2003 (link) Stat 2008 (link)


Please reference as: Tonk L*, Bongaerts P*, Sampayo EM, Hoegh-Guldberg O (2013) SymbioGBR: a web-based database of
Symbiodinium associated with cnidarian hosts on the Great Barrier Reef.
BMC Ecology 13:7