Table 2: Intertidal Benthonic foraminiferal recovery for samples from the Caroni Swamp in which N 20, samples arranged in order of increasing altitude relative to annual mean sea level. The table also shows per sample values of S, H, and E.

SpeciesT1-11T1-9T1-10T1-8T1-7T3-12T2-10T3-10T2-6T2-5T3-9T3-8T3-4T3-7T3-5T3-3T3-6T2-4T2-3T3-2T2-2T1-3T1-2

Ammoastuta inepta00000000300001000000000
Ammobaculites exiguus00110000000000000000000
Ammonia sp.265225355174423016013290014500000000
Ammotium cassis00000104000016005050300
Ammotium directum00001000201820402600014000
Ammotium distinctum00000903226718127000160240
Ammotium diversus00000000100000000000000
Ammotium salsum000001009015013024501903300
Arenoparrella mexicana040076071059615013040259228912755609
Bolivina inflata00000102005000040000000
Elphidium limosum000000000000000000001600
Haplophragmoides wilberti10000000500000000000000
Heronallenia lingulata00000000000000010000000
Involutina minuta00000000400000000000000
Involutina minutissima00000000001000020060000
Milliammina fusca0000603040002000001014100
Quinqueloculina goesi000001000000000030270000
Rosalina floridana 00100000000000000030040
Siphonodosaria sp.00000000000000000010000
Siphotrochammina lobata00004000400000020000000
Sulcophax palustris00000000200000000000000
Textularia agglutinans00020000000000000010000
Textularia candeiana00100000000000000000000
Textularia earlandi00000000100200000000100
Textularia gramen00000000000000100000000
Triloculina oblonga002500030090157620000000
Tiphotroca comprimata00000000000000000001200
Trochammina advena877183211331433143971618920920230691600
Trochammina inflata03300000140010090053626317634
Altitude above AMSL (m)−1.18−0.83−0.81−0.46−0.12−0.09−0.080.030.030.070.080.080.100.100.110.120.130.140.140.190.190.280.34

N27423937020025117236920928377118276738355423023322719224443
S34756837144975969541161042
H0.160.280.230.501.671.330.951.521.991.261.440.691.041.941.671.301.380.821.841.101.660.720.51
E0.390.330.180.330.880.470.860.650.520.880.470.290.560.770.880.410.790.570.570.500.520.510.84
N as percentage of total recovery7.726.7410.435.640.703.300.651.955.890.7910.633.330.761.891.0710.011.180.856.576.405.416.881.21