Molecular/Barcoding Data

This page is an in-development cooperative work with SCOR WG157 (MetaZooGene, MetaZooGene.org).   The "MZG" plots and information tables below summarize known observations of this taxa (Valvatida) and locations associated with GenBank barcodes for this taxa or taxa group (red stars).   Additional information on this taxa is available at  https://copepedia.org/?id=T4008613

Map Views:   [   World   |   Arctic   |   NATL   |   Mediterranean   |   NPAC   |   SPAC   |   Indian Ocean   |   Southern   ]



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
Order
# of Species
Observed in
COPEPOD/OBIS
# of Species
barcoded in
GenBank/BOLD
# of these
barcoded-species
with GeoLocation
Asterinidae4821
Asteropseidae200
Ganeriidae700
Goniasteridae9011
Leilasteridae200
Mithrodiidae300
Odontasteridae700
Ophidiasteridae2800
Oreasteridae1200
Podosphaerasteridae100
Poraniidae1300
Solasteridae3422
GRAND TOTAL24754







Last Updated:   2020-Nov-06