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Table 4 Table of species and sampling operations, by depth bin and gear type, used in calculation of species accumulation curves (Fig. 2)

From: Invertebrate diversity in the deep Great Australian Bight (200–5000 m)

Depth Bin (m) 200 400 1000 1500 2000 3000 4000 Total
 Min depth (m) 137 358 932 1321 1904 2467 3530 137
 Max depth (m) 283 483 1268 1863 2366 3465 4961 4961
 Total number of species 304 246 292 377 188 263 157 1267
Total number samplesa 16 16 31 67 58 79 22 289
 ROV grab 0 0 0 25 27 46 0 98
 Beam trawl 6 6 11 13 8 8 9 62
 Dredge 0 0 2 9 1 3 8 23
 Sled 0 0 0 3 0 1 5 9
 Smith MacIntyre grab 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 9
 ICP/Multi-corer 5 6 14 10 11 4 0 50
 Piston corer 0 0 3 0 4 0 0 7
 Push core 0 0 0 7 7 17 0 31
  1. aExcludes 15 sampling operations that only retrieved taxa not included in Additional file 2 due to lack of taxonomic expertise