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Table 2 Position, depth, water parameters measured at the water column bottom (chlorophyll a, oxygen, salinity, temperature) and sediment parameters (P total phosphorous, N total nitrogen, OM organic matter, G gravels, CS coarse and very coarse sands, MS medium sands, FS fine and very fine sands, SC silts and clays)

From: An illustrated key to the soft-bottom caprellids (Crustacea: Amphipoda) of the Iberian Peninsula and remarks to their ecological distribution along the Andalusian coast

Station Coordinates Depth (m) Years Chla (mg/m3) Oxy. (mg/l) Salinity (psu) Temp. (°C) pH P (mg/kg) N (mg/kg) OM (%) Grain size Caprellids
G (%) CS (%) MS (%) FS (%) SC (%)
1 7°19′25″W, 37°12′26″N 5 2009 1.79 7.1 36.85 20.0 8.11 6.7 6.5 3.8 55 10 2 7 26 Pm
2 7°12′01″W, 36°09′16″N 15 2009 1.22 6.9 36.40 18.3 8.02 12.8 38.0 2.1 7 10 19 53 11 Cs
3 7°10′02″W, 37°13′45″N 3 2009 2.53 4.2 40.54 24.0 7.47 41.0 48.0 5.2 Pm
      2010 2.62 4.0 40.11 26.2 7.65 43.0 8.5 2.9 1 1 1 45 52 Pk
4 7°00′33″W, 37°13′08″N 3 2009 4.73 4.3 37.12 23.2 7.64 316.5 86.8 6.7 22 2 1 7 68 Pm
5 6°58′36″W, 37°12′35″N 7 2009 2.46 5.7 37.21 23.3 7.80 64.0 38.0 3.8 1 1 1 18 79 Pp, Pm
6 6°53′11″W, 37°09′13″N 10 2009 4.10 6.9 36.78 25.0 7.94 37.0 6.8 10.9 55 1 0 0 44 Pm
7 6°15′28″W, 36°30′44″N 7 2009 3.53 6.8 37.33 25.5 8.26 24.4 125.0 9.9 1 6 6 46 41 Pm
8 6°13′19″W, 36°29′25″N 2 2009 3.13 6.8 37.47 25.7 8.26 20.4 129.0 10.1 Pm
9 5°58′19″W, 36°09′03″N 25 2009 0.59 7.4 36.82 20.9 8.30 15.0 10.0 1.3 12 77 4 5 2 Cr, Pp
10 5°41′42″W, 36°02′42″N 25 2009 1.25 7.4 36.91 18.7 7.54 11.4 63.0 1.3 1 2 2 92 3 Pt
11 5°33′05″W, 36°01′05″N 25 2009 0.72 8.0 37.58 16.5 8.25 7.4 75.0 4.4 42 40 4 12 2 Pt, Pk, Pm, Cs
12 5°28′28″W, 36°02′49″N 15 2010 0.79 6.9 37.00 19.2 8.20 14.5 100.0 2.4 2 47 36 14 1 Pt
13 5°25′53″W, 36°08′31″N 15 2010 2.40 6.9 36.87 20.9 8.19 19.7 6.8 2.1 1 1 2 38 58 Pk
14 5°25′46″W, 36°09′35″N 25 2009 0.72 8.1 37.34 18.1 8.22 13.1 49.0 0.9 4 2 1 87 6 Pk
      2010 2.20 6.9 36.89 20.4 8.19 10.7 9.1 0.9 1 2 3 80 14 Pk, Pm
15 5°25′32″W, 36°10′15″N 25 2010 0.81 7.4 37.40 15.5 8.10 13.9 61.0 2.7 0 1 2 63 34 Pk, Pm
16 5°25′27″W, 36°05′42″N 15 2009 0.81 7.8 37.48 18.3 8.19 12.6 57.0 1.7 5 2 3 89 1 Pk
      2010 1.20 7.1 36.91 20.1 8.20 19.2 124.0 2.0 1 2 5 88 4 Pk
17 5°24′32″W, 36°10′38″N 25 2010 0.23 6.9 37.60 14.7 8.08 28.0 89.0 5.8 12 15 4 23 46 Pk
18 5°23′23″W, 36°10′38″N 36 2009 0.85 7.1 38.36 14.2 8.19 14.3 46.0 2.0 11 0 2 42 45 Pk
19 5°22′39″W, 36°09′66″N 10 2009 0.72 8.0 37.58 16.5 8.25 7.4 75.0 0.9 1 2 6 86 5 Pk, Pt, Pm
      2010 0.75 7.2 36.88 20.0 8.22 11.7 9.6 2.4 0 1 4 87 8 Pk
20 5°21′33″W, 36°09′30″N 4 2010 0.98 7.1 36.82 21.6 8.21 9.5 229.0 6.0 9 18 9 23 41 Pk
21 5°18′48″W, 36°12′02″N 12 2009 1.57 7.5 37.52 17.0 8.14 9.8 45.0 0.9 1 3 2 92 2 Pk, Pm
      2010 0.49 7.0 37.47 21.8 8.25 14.0 27.8 1.2 1 1 1 93 4 Pk
22 5°08′23″W, 36°24′49″N 15 2009 0.97 7.7 37.37 17.4 8.11 12.1 49.0 4.1 1 1 0 82 16 Pk
      2010 0.52 6.9 37.49 22.9 8.23 12.2 16.4 1.1 1 1 1 86 11 Pk
23 4°52′33″W, 36°29′55″N 15 2007 0.55 7.8 37.38 16.2 9.6 13 47 7 26 7 Pm
      2010 0.45 7.0 37.41 23.3 8.26 19.6 2.1 0.9 4 7 4 51 34 Pk, Pm
24 4°36′31″W, 36°32′41″N 15 2009 0.36 7.2 37.60 21.3 8.14 13.2 12.4 1.6 1 3 5 83 8 Pk
      2010 7.0 37.44 17.6 8.37 16.0 68.0 1.4 0 4 5 83 8 Pk, Pm
25 4°26′21″W, 36°39′441″N 15 2007 0.72 8.0 36.82 18.9 8.40 11.3 39.4 2.0 0 0 0 36 64 Pk
26 4°24′58″W, 36°42′24″N 15 2009 0.31 7.1 37.66 22.1 8.18 5.1 34.2 1.6 0 1 0 14 85 Pk. Pt
27 4°22′04″W, 36°42′45″N 35 2009 0.36 6.7 35.31 21.1 8.15 10.4 65.0 2.3 0 1 1 65 33 Pk, Pt, Pm
      2010 0.19 6.8 37.52 22.7 8.29 18.0 5.4 2.9 0 0 0 43 57 Pk
28 4°11′48″W, 36°42′10″N 15 2007 7.4 36.40 16.7 8.20 9.3 26.3 1.2 1 8 34 55 2 Pk
29 3°51′44″W, 36°44′47″N 25 2010 0.13 5.7 37.14 14.5 8.19 11.2 19.9 0.9 1 1 1 66 31 Pk, Pm
30 3°46′38″W, 36°44′02″N 25 2007 0.29 7.7 36.72 20.9 8.40 18.1 39.2 1.7 9 6 7 68 10 Pk
      2009 0.10 6.5 38.13 26.7 8.17 10.8 20.2 0.9 5 54 6 30 5 Pm, Ca
      2010 0.22 6.8 37.59 23.6 8.23 6.6 13.7 0.9 13 71 2 8 6 Pk, Pt
31 3°41′16″W, 36°43′35″N 25 2007 0.18 7.4 36.82 15.4 7.85 12.7 1.3 1.6 3 5 4 41 47 Pk
      2009 0.10 6.5 38.12 25.9 8.16 10.7 5.8 5.1 5 55 5 30 5 Pk
      2010 0.16 6.6 37.12 15.7 8.01 8.6 5.9 2.7 13 71 2 8 6 Pk
32 3°32′00″W, 36°43′06″N 15 2009 0.10 6.7 38.09 25.8 8.20 10.7 24.6 2.2 0 0 0 34 66 Pk
      2010 0.14 6.3 37.52 25.3 8.28 16.1 11.5 3.0 2 0 0 50 48 Pk
33 3°10′23″W, 36°44′39″N 25 2007 0.22 7.6 37.04 16.9 7.86 7.1 14.9 0.9 0 1 6 88 5 Pk
      2009 0.10 6.4 38.06 21.7 8.29 10.7 50.0 2.3 1 8 3 59 29 Pk, Pm
      2010 0.15 6.4 37.61 24.1 8.25 3.9 4.3 2.7 14 77 1 4 4 Pk, Pm
34 2°27′48″W, 36°49′46″N 10 2009 1.33 6.4 38.05 26.7 8.22 13.6 17.3 4.4 1 3 1 30 65 Pk
      2010 0.54 7.0 36.98 22.7 8.07 17.9 6.2 2.2 0 1 1 19 79 Pk, Pm
35 2°26′55″W, 36°48′28″N 15 2007 0.73 6.6 36.65 21.0 8.13 9.2 19.70 0.9 3 7 5 81 4 Pm
      2009 0.10 6.5 38.04 26.2 8.24 4.5 11.0 0.9 1 4 5 87 3 Pt
      2010 0.15 7.2 36.97 23.5 8.11 22.9 19.6 1.7 20 47 7 14 12 Pm
36 2°14′47″W, 36°46′06″N 25 2007 0.48 6.6 36.72 21.5 8.15 7.4 25.3 1.1 1 4 50 44 1 Pm
      2009 0.10 6.5 38.05 25.8 8.20 3.0 2.6 1.0 0 0 0 97 3 Pk
      2010 0.15 6.5 37.21 25.3 8.09 8.8 15.3 1.4 0 0 1 95 4 Pt, Pm
37 2°05′26″W, 36°45′14″N 35 2009 0.10 7.1 37.55 19.6 8.16 10.6 39.0 1.5 0 1 0 78 21 Pm
38 1°53′28″W, 36°59′07″N 15 2010 0.10 6.6 37.27 25.8 8.08 4.4 3.2 0.9 0 14 15 65 6 Pt
39 1°48′13″W, 37°11′04″N 29 2010 0.22 8.0 37.81 18.5 8.05 5.3 4.2 0.9 0 0 0 89 11 Pt
40 1°40′55″W, 37°19′11″N 25 2009 0.10 37.74 19.8 8.19 6.8 4.3 2 6 3 79 10 Ca, Pm
  1. Caprellids found in each station are also included
  2. Ca Caprella acanthifera; Cr Caprella rapax; Cs Caprella sabulensis; Pk Pseudolirius kroyeri; Pm Phtisica marina; Pp Pseudoprotella phasma; Pt Pariambus typicus