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Table 3 List of sampling sites; location (far north (FN), north, central and south Great Barrier Reef) , reef types (Inshore, Mid shelf (Mid) and Outer), water clarity and thermal categories (each divided into 9 and 7 categories respectively, thermal 1–7 coldest to warmest, water clarity; 1–9 lowest to highest secchi depth) and number of samples of each species

From: Genotype – environment correlations in corals from the Great Barrier Reef

Reef / Island name Location Reef type Water clarity category Thermal category No samples
P. damicornis (type β) P. damicornis (type α) A. millepora
Wallace Isl FN Inshore 6 7 15   20
Five Rf FN Outer 8 6 15 20  
Night Isl FN Inshore 5 6 15 20 20
Wilkie Rf FN Inshore 4 6 15   20
Tydeman Rf FN Outer 6 6 15   
Lizard Isl North Mid 6 5   20  
Emily Rf North Mid 7 5    18
Sudbury 1 North Mid 8 5    20
Sudbury 2 North Mid 8 5    28
Trunk Rf Central Mid 8 4   20  
Rib Rf Central Mid 8 4 15   
Dip Rf Central Outer 9 4   20  
Pelorus Isl Central Inshore 5 4 15 20 20
Wheeler Rf Central Mid 9 3 15 20  
Darley Rf Central Mid 7 3    20
Holbourne Isl Central Inshore 7 3    20
Ross Rf Central Mid 8 3    20
Boulton Rf Central Mid 8 2    37
Goble Rf South Mid 7 2    20
Calder Isl South Mid 5 2    20
20_344 South Mid 7 2    18
21_121 South Mid 8 2    19
High peak Isl South Inshore 6 1    20
North Keppel Isl South Inshore 5 1    28
Miall Isl South Inshore 5 1   20  
Outer Rf South Inshore 6 1   20  
Child Rf South Inshore 6 1   20