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Table 1 Host species of the invasive brittle star Ophiothela mirabilis found at different locations at Ilha Grande Bay, Brazil

From: Host species of the non-indigenous brittle star Ophiothela mirabilis (Echinodermata: Ophiuroidea): an invasive generalist in Brazil?

Taxon Lagoa Azul Morcegos Abraãozinho left Abraãozinho right
Porifera
Desmapsamma anchorata (Carter, 1882)   x x x
Mycale americana (van Soest, 1984) x   x x
Mycale angulosa (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864)   x x x
Tedania ignis (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864)    x x
Haliclona manglaris Alcolado, 1984     x
Dysidea etheria de Laubenfels, 1936     x
Chelonaplysilla erecta (Row, 1911)     x
Cnidaria
Leptogorgia punicea (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1857)   x x x
Leptogorgia setacea (Pallas, 1766)   x   x
Heterogorgia uatumani (Barreira & Castro, 1990)   x   x
Palythoa caribaeorum (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860)    x x
Carijoa riisei (Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1860) x x x x
Chordata - Ascidiacea
Phallusia nigra Savigny, 1816    x x
Lissoclinum cf. abdominale Monniot, 1983     x
Symplegma rubra Monniot, 1972 x    x
Didemnum cineraceum (Sluiter, 1898)    x  
Clavelina oblonga Herdman, 1880    x  
Bryozoa
Schizoporella sp.   x x x
 Echinodermata     
Echinometra lucunter (Linnaeus, 1758)    x  
Isostichopus badionotus (Selenka, 1867)   x   x
TOTAL 3 8 12 17