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Table 1 Study sites and the number of samples collected.

From: Geographic variation in the damselfish-red alga cultivation mutualism in the Indo-West Pacific

Study site   Egypt Kenya Mauritius Maldives Thailand Borneo Okinawa Great Barrier Reef
Latitude   N28°29' S03°15' -S04°00' S20°01'-27' N4°10'-17' N7°18'-24' N5°58' -N6°03' N24°18' -N26°42' S19°10'
Longitude   E34°31' E39°44' -E40°08' E57°19'-48' E73°29'-30' E99°12'-17' E116°00' -07' E123°56' -E127°53' E146°51'
Stegastes nigricans (Snig) 10 10 23 11 0 0 40 23
S. lividus (Sliv) - 0 13 0 3 5 17 0
S. albifasciatus (Salb) - 0 - 0 0 0 1 0
S. apicalis (Sapi) - - - - - - - 8
S. fasciolatus (Sfas) - 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
S. limbatus (Slim) - - 10 - - - - -
S. obreptus (Sobr) - - - - 7 6 0 -
S. pelicieri (Spel) - - 1 - - - - -
Plectroglyphidodon lacrymatus (Plac) 4 15 0 8 6 12 13 0
P. leucozonus (Pleu) 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hemiglyphidodon plagiometopon (Hpla) - - - - 5 5 8 0
Chrysiptera unimaculata (Cuni) 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Dischistodus chrysopoecilus (Dchr) - - - - - 6 - -
D. perspicillatus (Dper) - - - - 6 2 - 0
D. prosopotaenia (Dpro) - - - - 0 0 19 0
Neoglyphidodon nigroris (Nnig) - - - - 2 0 0 0
Pomacentrus aquilus (Paqu) 0 8 0 - - - - -
P. tripunctatus (Ptri) - - - - 4 3 - 0
Outside territory (Out) 0 0 0 0 0 0 158 0
  1. - denotes the absence of the fish species at the site. Abbreviations of species in parentheses were used in Fig. 1.