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Table 1 List of taxa and importance value index (IVI) of the species of planktonic cnidarians

From: Distribution of planktonic cnidarian assemblages in the southern Gulf of Mexico, during autumn

Taxon IVI
Diphyes dispar Chamisso and Eysenhardt, 1821a 193.33
Liriope tetraphylla (Chamisso and Eysenhardt, 1821)a 157.92
Diphyes bojani (Eschscholtz, 1829)a 134.53
Aglaura hemistoma Péron and Lesueur, 1810a 132.54
Muggiaea kochi (Will, 1844)a 127.11
Chelophyes appendiculata (Eschscholtz, 1829)a 115.57
Eudoxoides mitra (Huxley, 1859)a 103.12
Abylopsis spp.a 100.72
Bassia bassensis (Quoy and Gaimard, 1833)a 98.25
Nanomia bijuga (delle Chiaje, 1844)a 95.58
Lensia cossack Totton, 1941a 90.27
Eudoxoides spiralis (Bigelow, 1911)a 87.38
Solmundella bitentaculata (Quoy and Gaimard, 1833)a 85.36
Enneagonum hyalinum Quoy and Gaimard, 1827a 75.85
Agalma okeni Eschscholtz, 1825a 74.05
Nausithoe punctata Kölliker, 1853 69.41
Rhopalonema velatum Gegenbaur, 1857a 68.16
Cunina octonaria McCrady, 1857a 64.41
Sulculeolaria chuni (Lens and van Riemsdijk, 1908)a 58.78
Lensia hotspur Totton, 1941a 58.05
Lensia subtilis (Chun, 1886)a 53.62
Corymorpha gracilis (Brooks, 1822) 50.04
Amphicaryon spp.a 49.35
Eirene pyramidalis (Agassiz, 1862) 44.33
Zanclea spp. 39.32
Proboscidactyla ornata (McCrady, 1859) 39.32
Halitiara formosa Fewkes, 1882 32.17
Lensia campanella (Moser, 1917)a 32.17
Lensia meteori (Leloup, 1934)a 32.17
Hippopodius hippopus (Forskål, 1776)a 29.32
Lizzia alvarinoae Segura, 1980 25.02
Amphinema dinema (Péron and Lesueur, 1810) 19.21
Lensia fowleri (Bigelow, 1911)a 17.87
Persa incolorata McCrady, 1857a 17.87
Dimophyes arctica (Chun, 1897)a 15.85
Turritopsis nutricula McCrady, 1857 15.64
Bougainvillia muscus (Allman, 1863) 14.30
Obelia spp. 14.30
Rosacea cymbiformis (delle Chiaje, 1830)a 11.04
Anthothecata sp. 1 10.72
Eucheilota duodecimalis A. Agassiz, 1862 10.72
Clytia sp. 10.72
Sulculeolaria turgida (Gegenbaur, 1853)a 8.07
Sulculeolaria monoica (Chun, 1888)a 8.04
Anthothecata sp. 2 7.15
Eirenidae sp. 7.15
Eucheilota ventricularis McCrady, 1859 7.15
Clytia folleata (McCrady, 1859) 7.15
Eutima gracilis (Forbes and Goodsir, 1853) 5.18
Bougainvillia platygaster (Haeckel, 1879) 5.03
Clytia hemisphaerica (Linnaeus, 1767) 5.03
Vogtia pentacantha Kölliker, 1853a 4.77
Koellikerina fasciculata (Péron and Lesueur, 1810) 4.71
Ceratocymba sagittata Quoy and Gaimard, 1827a 4.37
Cladonematidae sp. 3.57
Slabberia strangulata (McCrady, 1859) 3.57
Ectopleura dumortierii (Van Beneden, 1844) 3.57
Amphinema rugosum (Mayer, 1900) 3.57
Podocorynoides minima (Trinci, 1903) 3.57
Aequorea macrodactyla (Brandt, 1835) 3.57
Eucheilota paradoxica Mayer, 1900 3.57
Clytia discoida (Mayer, 1900) 3.57
Lensia multicristata (Moser, 1925)a 3.57
Muggiaea atlantica Cunningham, 1892a 3.57
Aegina citrea Eschscholtz, 1829a 3.57
Cunina sp.a 3.57
Anthothecata sp. 3 3.57
Narcomedusae sp.a 3.57
  1. IVI, importance value index. aHoloplanktonic taxa.