Table 1 The number of eukaryotic taxa identified within each taxonomic rank at Coral Bay in west Australia via ToL-metabarcoding.

From: Ecosystem biomonitoring with eDNA: metabarcoding across the tree of life in a tropical marine environment

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family Genus Species
Animalia Annelida 2 7 17 16  
Arthropoda 3 12 35 38 8
Brachiopoda 1     
Bryozoa 1 1 3   
Chaetognatha   1 1 1  
Chordata 5 17 45 73 36
Cnidaria 2 5 9 7  
Ctenophore 1 1 1 1  
Echinodermata 3 2 3 4 2
Gastrotricha   1 1   
Mollusca 4 15 22 19 5
Nematoda 1 1 1   
Nemertea 2 1 2 2  
Platyhelminthes 4 3 2   
Porifera 3 6 6 6  
Xenacoelomorpha 1   1   
Chromista Bigyra 1 2 2 3  
Cercozoa 4 4 3 4  
Ciliophora 7 15 24   
Cryptophyta 3 3 6 6  
Haptophyta 4 5 5 4 1
Heliozoa 1 1 1 1  
Myzozoa 3 10 25 36 2
Ochrophyta 9 31 27   
Oomycota 1 3 2   
Radiozoa 2 2 1 1  
Fungi Ascomycota 3 4 3   
Basidiomycota 2 2 1 1  
Chytridiomycota 1 1 1 1  
Entomophthoromycota 1 1 1 1  
Plantae Chlorophyta 7 10 11 17  
Glaucophyta 1   1 1  
Rhodophyta 1 5 7 3  
Streptophyta 1 11 11 2  
Protozoa Amoebozoa   1 1 1  
Apusozoa    2 3  
Choanozoa 2 1 2 3  
Picozoa 1 1 1   
Total 38 88 186 287 255 54