Host Species - Efflatounaria sp. (ITS2)

Data based on 26 samples from 9 locations from Central GBR, Northern GBR.
Found in association with 5 distinct profiles, containing 6 ITS2 subtype(s), belonging to clade(s) C, D, S.

Overview of Symbiodinium ITS2 associations (alternative markers: ITS1 )

Symbiodinium type (ITS2) number of samples percentage of total reported samples
C1 n = 2 7.7%
C1c n = 10 38.5%
C1c* n = 2 7.7%
D4-5 n = 1 3.8%
Symbiodinium sp. ex Heteroxenia n = 10 38.5%
Symbiodinium sp. ex Heteroxenia_unidentified band n = 1 3.8%

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

Region Location Symbiodinium ITS2 types
Northern GBR Day reef C1c (n = 1) Symbiodinium sp. ex Heteroxenia (n = 6)
  Great Detached Reef C1c (n = 1) Symbiodinium sp. ex Heteroxenia (n = 1)
  Long Sandy Reef C1 (n = 1) C1c (n = 1)
  Maxwell Reef Symbiodinium sp. ex Heteroxenia (n = 3)
  Tydeman Cay D4-5 (n = 1)
  Watsons bay Symbiodinium sp. ex Heteroxenia_unidentified band (n = 1)
Central GBR Faraday Reef C1 (n = 1) C1c (n = 3)
  John Brewer Reef C1c (n = 4)
  Rib reef south C1c* (n = 2)
Displayed data is extracted from the following publications: Goulet 2008b (link) LaJeunesse 2004 (link) Tonk 2014 (link) Tonk unpublished (link)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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