TableĀ 2.

Live and dead taxonomic richness, grouped by taxonomic category and by coastline, calculated in this study. Dead : live ratios, which provide a relationship between the raw number of exclusively dead and live taxa in a given assemblage, are ranked in increasing values.

taxacoastlinedeadlivedead : live
speciesGalapagos13210.62
The Netherlands16161.00
Greece10101.00
Ireland20171.18
US Pacific26201.30
Australia39281.39
US Atlantic25151.67
generaGalapagos12170.71
The Netherlands13150.87
Greece9100.90
Ireland16151.07
US Pacific20181.11
Australia24201.20
US Atlantic16131.23
familiesThe Netherlands570.71
Galapagos551.00
Greece551.00
Ireland551.00
US Pacific871.14
Australia871.14
US Atlantic761.17