Table 3: Species of benthic fauna and abundance (individuals/m2) within sediment and bottom of the replanted mangrove areas.

April 2001 December 2001 June 2002
No.Group ST1ST4ST1ST2ST3ST4ST3 ST4

1Balanus133
Crustacea2Leucosia44
3Nassarius30
4Uca spp.15

Gastopoda1Littorina8915
2Paludinella30

1Anadana44
2Mactra178134
Pelecypoda3Musculus222
4Mytella89
5Pholas spp.2,682
6Tellina895331530134
7Tellina foliacea15

1Aquilaspio133
2Cerithium44
3Glycera267
4Eunic1331,689400
5Nephytys356
Polychaeta6Nereis5044451,0671,600
7Notomastus578
8Polyodontes222
9Sabella 267
10Sigambra667