Data Set (knb-lter-sbc.38.4)

SBC LTER: Santa Cruz Island: Cover of Algae, Invertebrates and Benthic Substrate

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Temporal, Geographic and/or Taxonomic information that applies to all data in this dataset:

Time Period:
Begin:
1982-08-05
End:
2010-10-07
Geographic Coverage
Sampling Site: 
Description: Diablo: Diablo
Site Coordinates:
Longitude (degree):  -119.75745 Latitude (degree):  34.05815
Altitude (Foot_US): -30
Sampling Site: 
Description: Fry's 1: Fry's 1
Site Coordinates:
Longitude (degree):  -119.7551 Latitude (degree):  34.05695
Altitude (Foot_US): -30
Sampling Site: 
Description: Fry's 2: Fry's 2
Site Coordinates:
Longitude (degree):  -119.7558833 Latitude (degree):  34.05765
Altitude (Foot_US): -30
Sampling Site: 
Description: Fry's 3: Fry's 3
Site Coordinates:
Longitude (degree):  -119.7563 Latitude (degree):  34.05776667
Altitude (Foot_US): -30
Sampling Site: 
Description: Fern 1: Fern 1
Site Coordinates:
Longitude (degree):  -119.7496333 Latitude (degree):  34.05365
Altitude (Foot_US): -30
Sampling Site: 
Description: Fern O: Fern O
Site Coordinates:
Longitude (degree):  -119.7470333 Latitude (degree):  34.05291667
Altitude (Foot_US): -30
Sampling Site: 
Description: BC 1: BC 1
Site Coordinates:
Longitude (degree):  -119.7414167 Latitude (degree):  34.05076667
Altitude (Foot_US): -30
Sampling Site: 
Description: BC 2: BC 2
Site Coordinates:
Longitude (degree):  -119.7418167 Latitude (degree):  34.05116667
Altitude (Foot_US): -30
Sampling Site: 
Description: BC Point: BC Point
Site Coordinates:
Longitude (degree):  -119.7406333 Latitude (degree):  34.05035
Altitude (Foot_US): -30
Sampling Site: 
Description: Twin W: Twin W
Site Coordinates:
Longitude (degree):  -119.7151333 Latitude (degree):  34.0444
Altitude (Foot_US): -30
Sampling Site: 
Description: Twin E: Twin E
Site Coordinates:
Longitude (degree):  -119.7140833 Latitude (degree):  34.04345
Altitude (Foot_US): -30
Taxonomic Range:
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Annelida
Classification:
Rank Name: class
Rank Value: Polychaeta
Common Name: Tube Worms
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Ectoprocta
Classification:
Rank Name: class
Rank Value: Gymnolaemata
Common Name: Bryozoan
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Cnidaria
Common Name: Anemones
Classification:
Rank Name: class
Rank Value: Anthozoa
Classification:
Rank Name: order
Rank Value: Gorgonacea
Common Name: Gorgonian
Classification:
Rank Name: order
Rank Value: Corallimorpharia
Classification:
Rank Name: family
Rank Value: Corallimorphidae
Classification:
Rank Name: genus
Rank Value: Corynactis
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: californica
Common Name: Corynactis
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Echinodermata
Classification:
Rank Name: class
Rank Value: Ophiuroidea
Classification:
Rank Name: order
Rank Value: Ophiurida
Common Name: Brittle Stars
Classification:
Rank Name: class
Rank Value: Holothuroidea
Classification:
Rank Name: order
Rank Value: Dendrochirotida
Classification:
Rank Name: family
Rank Value: Sclerodactylidae
Classification:
Rank Name: genus
Rank Value: Pachythyone
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Pachythyone rubra
Classification:
Rank Name: class
Rank Value: Echinoidea
Classification:
Rank Name: order
Rank Value: Echinoida
Classification:
Rank Name: family
Rank Value: Strongylocentrotidae
Classification:
Rank Name: genus
Rank Value: Strongylocentrotus
Common Name: Urchins
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Rhodophyta
Classification:
Rank Name: class
Rank Value: Rhodophyceae
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: . .
Common Name: Articulated Corralines
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: . .
Common Name: Encrusting Corralines
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: . .
Common Name: Filamentous Red Algal Turf
Classification:
Rank Name: order
Rank Value: Nemaliales
Classification:
Rank Name: family
Rank Value: Gelidiaceae
Classification:
Rank Name: genus
Rank Value: Gelidium
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Gelidium .
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Gelidium nudifrons
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Gelidium robustum
Classification:
Rank Name: order
Rank Value: Gigartinales
Classification:
Rank Name: family
Rank Value: Gigartinaceae
Classification:
Rank Name: genus
Rank Value: Chondracanthus
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Chondracanthus .
Classification:
Rank Name: genus
Rank Value: Iridaea
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Iridaea .
Common Name: Iridaea
Classification:
Rank Name: family
Rank Value: Plocamiacea
Classification:
Rank Name: genus
Rank Value: Plocamium
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Plocamium
Common Name: Plocamium
Classification:
Rank Name: order
Rank Value: Rhodymeniales
Common Name: Rhodymeniales
Classification:
Rank Name: family
Rank Value: Rhodymeniaceae
Classification:
Rank Name: genus
Rank Value: Sciadaphycus
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Sciadaphycus stellatus
Classification:
Rank Name: order
Rank Value: Cryptonemiales
Classification:
Rank Name: family
Rank Value: Cryptonemiaceae
Classification:
Rank Name: genus
Rank Value: Prionitis
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Prionitis lanceolata
Common Name: Prionitis
Classification:
Rank Name: order
Rank Value: Ceramiales
Classification:
Rank Name: family
Rank Value: Rhodomelaceae
Classification:
Rank Name: genus
Rank Value: Laurencia
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Laurencia .
Classification:
Rank Name: class
Rank Value: Florideophyceae
Classification:
Rank Name: order
Rank Value: Rhodymeniales
Classification:
Rank Name: family
Rank Value: Rhodymeniaceae
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: . .
Common Name: Fauchea/Fryella
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Chlorophyta
Classification:
Rank Name: class
Rank Value: Chlorophyceae
Classification:
Rank Name: order
Rank Value: Cladophorales
Classification:
Rank Name: family
Rank Value: Cladophoraceae
Classification:
Rank Name: genus
Rank Value: Cladophora
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Cladophora .
Common Name: Cladophora
Classification:
Rank Name: order
Rank Value: Bryopsidales
Classification:
Rank Name: family
Rank Value: Codiaceae
Classification:
Rank Name: genus
Rank Value: Codium
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Codium .
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Phaeophyta
Classification:
Rank Name: class
Rank Value: Phaeophyceae
Classification:
Rank Name: order
Rank Value: Scytosiphonales
Classification:
Rank Name: family
Rank Value: Scytosiphonaceae
Classification:
Rank Name: genus
Rank Value: Colpomenia
Common Name: Colpomenia
Classification:
Rank Name: order
Rank Value: Fucales
Classification:
Rank Name: family
Rank Value: Cystoseiraceae
Classification:
Rank Name: genus
Rank Value: Cystoseira
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Cystoseira .
Classification:
Rank Name: genus
Rank Value: Halidrys
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Halidrys .
Common Name: Halidrys
Classification:
Rank Name: family
Rank Value: Sargassaceae
Classification:
Rank Name: genus
Rank Value: Sargassum
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Sargassum .
Classification:
Rank Name: order
Rank Value: Desmarestiales
Classification:
Rank Name: family
Rank Value: Desmarestiaceae
Classification:
Rank Name: genus
Rank Value: Desmarestia
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Desmarestia .
Classification:
Rank Name: order
Rank Value: Dictyotales
Classification:
Rank Name: family
Rank Value: Dictyotaceae
Classification:
Rank Name: genus
Rank Value: Dictyota
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Dictyota .
Common Name: Dictyota/Dictyopteris
Classification:
Rank Name: order
Rank Value: Laminariales
Classification:
Rank Name: family
Rank Value: Alariaceae
Classification:
Rank Name: genus
Rank Value: Eisenia
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Eisenia arborea
Common Name: Eisenia
Classification:
Rank Name: genus
Rank Value: Egregia
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Egregia menziesii
Common Name: Egregia
Classification:
Rank Name: genus
Rank Value: Pterygophora
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Pterygophora californica
Common Name: Pterygophora
Classification:
Rank Name: family
Rank Value: Lessoniaceae
Classification:
Rank Name: genus
Rank Value: Macrocystis
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Macrocystis pyrifera
Common Name: Giant kelp
Classification:
Rank Name: family
Rank Value: Laminariaceae
Classification:
Rank Name: genus
Rank Value: Laminaria
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Laminaria farlowii