Host Species - Nephthea sp. (ITS2)

Data based on 23 samples from 14 locations from Central GBR, Northern GBR, Southern GBR.
Found in association with 8 distinct profiles, containing 8 ITS2 subtype(s), belonging to clade(s) B, C, D, S.

Overview of Symbiodinium ITS2 associations (alternative markers: ITS1 )

Symbiodinium type (ITS2) number of samples percentage of total reported samples
B1 n = 10 43.5%
B36 n = 1 4.3%
C1 n = 4 17.4%
C1 & B36 (mix) n = 1 4.3%
C1c n = 1 4.3%
D1-4 n = 1 4.3%
D4-5 n = 1 4.3%
Symbiodinium sp. StereoSH1 n = 1 4.3%
Symbiodinium sp. ex Heteroxenia n = 3 13.0%

Reported Symbiodinium ITS2 associations per location (alternative markers: ITS1 )

Region Location Symbiodinium ITS2 types
Northern GBR Bird Island Symbiodinium sp. ex Heteroxenia (n = 1)
  Curd reef B1 (n = 1)
  Great Detached Reef B1 (n = 1) Symbiodinium sp. ex Heteroxenia (n = 1)
  Maxwell Reef C1 (n = 1) Symbiodinium sp. ex Heteroxenia (n = 1)
  Sandbank #7 B1 (n = 1) Symbiodinium sp. StereoSH1 (n = 1)
  Tydeman Cay B1 (n = 1)
  Watsons bay C1 (n = 1)
  Wilke Island D4-5 (n = 1)
  Yonge reef C1 (n = 2)
Central GBR Bramble Reef B36 (n = 1) B36 & C1 (n = 1)
  Great Palms Cannon Bay B1 (n = 2)
  Great Palms Channel B1 (n = 2)
Southern GBR Fitzroy reef C1c (n = 1)
  Heron B1 (n = 2) D1-4 (n = 1)
Displayed data is extracted from the following publications: Goulet 2008b (link) LaJeunesse 2003 (link) Tonk 2014 (link) Tonk unpublished (link)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.
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