Data Set (knb-lter-sbc.99.1)

SBC LTER: Reef: Kelp Forest Community Dynamics: Kelp Forest Data to support "Estimating biomass of benthic kelp forest invertebrates from body size and percent cover"

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

Geographic Coverage
Sampling Site: 
Description: Arroyo Burro reef: Arroyo Burro Reef is located on the Santa Barbara Channel near the mouth of Arroyo Burro Creek and Beach. Depth ranges from 5.4 to 7 meters.
Site Coordinates:
Longitude (degree):  -119.822502 Latitude (degree):  34.4138298
Sampling Site: 
Description: Arroyo Hondo Reef: Arroyo Hondo Reef is located on the Santa Barbara Channel near the east end of Gaviota State Park, CA. Depth ranges from -4.3m to -6.6 meters.
Site Coordinates:
Longitude (degree):  -120.144402 Latitude (degree):  34.4724007
Sampling Site: 
Description: Arroyo Quemado Reef: Arroyo Quemado Reef is located on the Santa Barbara Channel near the mouth of Arroyo Quemada Creek, Santa Barbara County, CA. Depth ranges from -5.4 to -10.7 meters.
Site Coordinates:
Longitude (degree):  -120.121498 Latitude (degree):  34.4688301
Sampling Site: 
Description: Bulito Reef: Bulito Reef is located on the Santa Barbara Channel between Gaviota and Pt. Conception, CA. Depth ranges from -5.5 to -7.3 meters.
Site Coordinates:
Longitude (degree):  -120.333603 Latitude (degree):  34.4561996
Sampling Site: 
Description: Carpinteria reef: Carpinteria Reef is located on the Santa Barbara Channel offshore of the Carpinteria Salt Marsh. Depth range is from -2.2 to -8.8 meters.
Site Coordinates:
Longitude (degree):  -119.539902 Latitude (degree):  34.3902016
Sampling Site: 
Description: Goleta Bay: Goleta Bay is located on the Santa Barbara Channel east of Goleta Pier. Depth range is -4.2 to -5 meters.
Site Coordinates:
Longitude (degree):  -119.822403 Latitude (degree):  34.4137993
Sampling Site: 
Description: Isla Vista Reef: Isla Vista ("IV") Reef is located on the Santa Barbara Channel near the University of California Santa Barbara, CA. Depth range is from -8.2 to -8.8 meters
Site Coordinates:
Longitude (degree):  -119.857803 Latitude (degree):  34.4137993
Sampling Site: 
Description: Mohawk Reef: Mohawk Reef is located on the Santa Barbara Channel, east of Arroyo Burro Beach, Santa Barbara, CA. Depth range from 4.5m to 6.0 m
Site Coordinates:
Longitude (degree):  -119.730003 Latitude (degree):  34.3943291
Sampling Site: 
Description: Naples Reef: Naples Reef is located on the Santa Barbara Channel near the community of Naples and Dos Pueblos Canyon, Santa Barbara County, CA. Depth ranges from -5.9 to -13.4 meters.
Site Coordinates:
Longitude (degree):  -119.949997 Latitude (degree):  34.4239006
Sampling Site: 
Description: Santa Cruz Island, Diablo Canyon Reef: Diablo Reef is located the north shore of Santa Cruz Island, in the Santa Barbara Channel Islands, CA. Depth ranges from -3.5 to -15 meters
Site Coordinates:
Longitude (degree):  -119.7575 Latitude (degree):  34.0587997
Sampling Site: 
Description: Santa Cruz Island, Twin Harbor West reef: Twin Harbor West Reef is located on the north shore of Santa Cruz Island, in the Santa Barbara Channel Islands, CA. Depth ranges from -3.0 to -15 meters. Twin Harbor West Reef is located on the north shore of Santa Cruz Island, in the Santa Barbara Channel Islands, CA. Depth ranges from -3.0 to -15 meters.
Site Coordinates:
Longitude (degree):  -119.7155 Latitude (degree):  34.0444984
Taxonomic Range:
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Annelida
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Cirriformia luxuriosa
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Annelida
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Dodecaceria fewkesi
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Annelida
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Eudistylia polymorpha
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Annelida
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Phragmatopoma californica
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Annelida
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Salmacina tribranchiata
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Arthropoda
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Balanus glandula
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Arthropoda
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Loxorhynchus grandis
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Arthropoda
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Panulirus interruptus
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Arthropoda
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Pugettia producta
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Bryozoa
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Bugula californica
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Bryozoa
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Bugula neritina
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Bryozoa
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Cellaria sp.
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Bryozoa
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Diaperoforma californica
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Bryozoa
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Thalamoporella californica
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Chordata
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Archidistoma psammion
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Chordata
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Chelyosoma productum
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Chordata
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Clavelina huntsmani
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Chordata
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Cystodytes lobatus
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Chordata
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Euherdmania claviformis
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Chordata
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Polyclinum planum
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Chordata
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Pycnoclavella stanleyi
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Chordata
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Ritterella aequalisiphonis
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Chordata
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Styela montereyensis
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Chordata
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Trididemnun opercum
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Cnidaria
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Abietinaria sp.
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Cnidaria
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Aglaophenia sp.
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Cnidaria
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Anthopleura artemisia
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Cnidaria
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Astrangia lajollaensis
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Cnidaria
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Balanophyllia elegans
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Cnidaria
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Corynactis californica
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Cnidaria
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Epiactus prolifera
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Cnidaria
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Hydractinia milleri
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Cnidaria
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Lophogorgia chilensis
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Cnidaria
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Muricea californica
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Cnidaria
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Pachycerianthus fimbriatus
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Cnidaria
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Paracyathus stearnsii
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Cnidaria
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Phyllactis spp.
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Cnidaria
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Plumularia sp.
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Cnidaria
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Urticina lofotensis
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Echinodermata
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Cucumaria piperata
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Echinodermata
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Cucumaria salma
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Echinodermata
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Dermasterias imbricata
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Echinodermata
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Eupentacta quinquesemita
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Echinodermata
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Lissothuria nutriens
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Echinodermata
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Lytechinus anamesus
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Echinodermata
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Ophioplocus esmarki
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Echinodermata
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Ophiothrix spiculata
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Echinodermata
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Pachythyone rubra
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Echinodermata
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Parastichopus californicus
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Echinodermata
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Parastichopus parvimensis
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Echinodermata
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Patiria miniata
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Echinodermata
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Pisaster brevispinus
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Echinodermata
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Pisaster giganteus
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Echinodermata
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Pisaster ochraceus
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Echinodermata
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Pycnopodia helianthoides
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Echinodermata
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Strongylocentrotus franciscanus
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Echinodermata
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Strongylocentrotus purpuratus
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Mollusca
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Aplysia californica
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Mollusca
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Calliostoma tricolor
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Mollusca
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Chaceia ovoidea
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Mollusca
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Conus californicus
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Mollusca
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Crassedoma giganteum
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Mollusca
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Cypraea spadicea
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Mollusca
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Doriopsilla albopunctata
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Mollusca
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Haliotis rufescens
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Mollusca
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Kelletia kelletii
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Mollusca
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Lithophaga plumula
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Mollusca
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Lithopoma gibberosa
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Mollusca
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Megathura crenulata
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Mollusca
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Mitra idae
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Mollusca
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Mytilus californianus
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Mollusca
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Mytilus galloprovincialis
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Mollusca
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Norrisia norrisi
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Mollusca
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Octopus bimaculoides
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Mollusca
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Parapholas californica
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Mollusca
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Peltodoris nobilis
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Mollusca
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Pteropurpura trialata
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Mollusca
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Serpulorbis squamiger
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Mollusca
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Tegula brunnea
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Porifera
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Acarnus sp.
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Porifera
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Cliona celata
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Porifera
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Halichondria panicea
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Porifera
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Leucilla nuttingi
Classification:
Rank Name: phylum
Rank Value: Porifera
Classification:
Rank Name: species
Rank Value: Tethya californiana