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Table 1 Taxonomic species composition of flora and fauna around the Island of Sylt in the North Sea

From: Microscopic species make the diversity: a checklist of marine flora and fauna around the Island of Sylt in the North Sea

  No of species Table
Bacteria
Cyanophyceae 1 1.11
Protozoa
Amoebozoa 3 1.01
Choanozoa 9 1.08
Euglenozoa 49 1.13, 4.03
Incertae sedis 7 1.16
Chromista
Hacrobia
 Cryptophyta 7 1.10
 Haptophyta 19 1.03
 Heliozoa 1 1.14
Alveolata
 Ciliophora 123 6.02
 Dinophyceae 263 1.02, 4.02
Heterokonta
 Bigyra Bicosoecia 2 1.06
 Bacillariophyceae 278 1.01, 4.01
 Phaeophyceae 39 5.02
 Dictyochophyceae 7 1.12
 Raphidophyceae 7 1.17
 Xanthophyceae 1 1.21
 Oomycota 10 1.15, 1.09
Rhizaria   
 Cercozoa 6 1.18
 Foraminifera 7 6.01
 Radiozoa 2 1.04, 1.20
Plantae
Chlorophyta 62 1.07, 5.01
Fucophyceae 39 5.02
Rhodophyta 38 5.03, 1.19
Tracheophyta 8 5.04
Animalia
Porifera 3 7.01
Cnidaria 47 2.01, 7.02, 6.03
Ctenophora 5 2.02
Echinodermata 12 2.08, 7.18
Xenacoelomorpha 65 6.04
Platyhelminthes 337 2.10, 6.05
Nemertea 8 7.04, 6.07
Gastrotricha 60 6.09
Gnathostomulida 10 6.06
Rotifera 30 6.08
Nematoda 321 6.10
Kinorhyncha 2 6.11
Mollusca
 Bivalvia 65 2.04, 7.07
 Polyplacophora 1 2.03, 7.05
 Gastropoda 38 7.06
Annelida
 Polychaeta 152 2.05, 6.12, 7.08
 Oligochaeta 46 7.09, 6.13
Arthropoda
 Chelicerata
  Acari 28 6.15
  Pycnogonida 6 7.17
Crustacea
 Ostracoda 22 6.16
 Cirripedia 6 7.11
 Copepoda 146 6.17, 2.07
 Phyllopoda 3 2.07
 Amphipoda 88 7.10, 3.01
 Cumacea 17 7.12
 Decapoda 26 7.13, 3.01
 Isopoda 8 7.14
 Mysida 12 7.15, 3.1
 Tanaidacea 1 7.16
 Tardigrada 3 6.14
 Insecta 3 7.21
 Bryozoa 14 2.11, 7.03
 Phoronida 2 7.22
 Sipuncula 1 7.23
 Chaetognatha 2 2.06
 Hemichordata 1 7.19
Chordata
 Tunicata 10 2.9, 7.20
 Pisces 78 3.2, 7.24
 Aves 88 8.1
 Mammalia 3 8.2
Total species 2758  
  1. Table numbers refer to Additional file 1: Tables S1–S9