Molecular/Barcoding Data

This page is an in-development cooperative work with SCOR WG157 (MetaZooGene,   The "MZG" plots and information tables below summarize known observations of this taxa (Montipora) and locations associated with GenBank barcodes for this taxa or taxa group (red stars).   Additional information on this taxa is available at

Map Views:   [   World   |   NPAC   |   SPAC   |   Indian Ocean   ]

In the map above, light blue circles indicate where this taxa has been observed in COPEPOD or OBIS.
Red stars indicate locations where genus-level or species-level barcoding samples exist in GenBank or BOLD.

The table below shows the values plotted in the bargraph above.   Ocean columns indicate taxa has been observed in that ocean.

Sibling-taxa of this
# of Species
Observed in
# of Species
barcoded in
# of these
with GeoLocation
Montipora aequituberculata100
Montipora alveopora100
Montipora angulata100
Montipora aspera100
Montipora aspergillus100
Montipora australiensis100
Montipora bernardi100
Montipora berryi100
Montipora cactus110
Montipora calcarea100
Montipora caliculata100
Montipora capitata110
Montipora capricornis100
Montipora carinata100
Montipora circumvallata100
Montipora cocosensis100
Montipora compressa100
Montipora confusa100
Montipora conicula100
Montipora corbettensis100
Montipora crassituberculata100
Montipora cryptus100
Montipora danae111
Montipora delicatula100
Montipora digitata110
Montipora dilatata110
Montipora echinata100
Montipora edwardsi100
Montipora efflorescens110
Montipora ehrenbergi100
Montipora elschneri100
Montipora explanata100
Montipora exserta100
Montipora flabellata110
Montipora florida100
Montipora floweri100
Montipora foliosa110
Montipora foveolata111
Montipora fragilis110
Montipora fragosa100
Montipora friabilis100
Montipora gaimardi110
Montipora gracilis100
Montipora granulosa100
Montipora grisea110
Montipora hemispherica100
Montipora hispida100
Montipora hoffmeisteri100
Montipora incrassata110
Montipora informis111
Montipora jonesi100
Montipora kellyi100
Montipora manauliensis100
Montipora marshallensis100
Montipora millepora100
Montipora mollis100
Montipora monasteriata111
Montipora multipapillosa100
Montipora myriophthalma100
Montipora niugini100
Montipora nodosa100
Montipora orientalis100
Montipora pachytuberculata100
Montipora papillosa100
Montipora patula110
Montipora paupera100
Montipora peltiformis100
Montipora plateformis100
Montipora porites100
Montipora porosa100
Montipora profunda100
Montipora rigida100
Montipora rubra100
Montipora saudii100
Montipora scabricula100
Montipora sinuosa100
Montipora solanderi110
Montipora spongiosa100
Montipora spongodes100
Montipora spumosa100
Montipora stellata100
Montipora stilosa100
Montipora studeri100
Montipora taiwanensis100
Montipora tenuicaulis100
Montipora truncata110
Montipora tuberculosa100
Montipora tuberosa100
Montipora turgescens100
Montipora turtlensis100
Montipora undata111
Montipora venosa100
Montipora verrilli110
Montipora verrucosa100
Montipora verruculosus100
Montipora vietnamensis100
Montipora villosa100

Last Updated:   2020-Nov-12