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Table 1 Physical description of each rock pool used for temperature data collection

From: Large fluctuations but constant mean temperatures allow corals to persist in intertidal rock pools on the east coast of South Africa

  Munster Isipingo Treasure Beach Sodwana Bay
Length (m) 1.50 1.70 1.60 1.30
Width (m) 0.90 0.90 1.00 1.00
Surface area (m2) 1.40 1.53 1.60 1.30
Depth (m) 0.20 0.50 0.40 0.80
Estimated volume (m3) 0.37 0.77 0.64 1.04
  1. Temperature data were collected from 1 rock pool per site