Tolerances of kelp bed fauna to siltation
Ubiquitous fauna
Obelia geniculata Caryophyllia smithi
Calliostoma zizyphinum Gibbula cineraria
Crisia spp. Alcyonidium gelatinosum
Parasmittina trispinosa Membranipora mebranacea
Electra pilosa Henricia oculata
Asterias rubens Echinus esculentus
Clavelina lepadiformis Aplidium punctum
Botryllus schlosseri Dendrodoa grossularia
Silt tolerant species
Amphitrite sp. Sabella penicillus
Balanus crenatus Liocarcinus puber
Carcinus maenas Chlamys varia
Ascidia mentula  

data abstracted from Erwin et al. (1986)

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