Coral-hydrozoan co-occurrence dataset from Corals hosting symbiotic hydrozoans are less susceptible to predation and disease
2017-12-16T08:08:42Z (GMT) by
The dataset report detailed information about all coral colonies investigated in the study. This includes sampling region (Maldives or Saudi Arabia), a unique identifier for sampling site, depth class, coral genus, colony size class, a binary field indicating the occurrence on the colony of symbiotic hydrozoans, and 8 binary fields indicating the presence of signs of various coral health conditions, namely: coral bleaching, coral algae overgrowth, fish bites, gastropod (Drupella spp.) bites, white syndrome, brown band disease, skeleton eroding band disease, black band disease.