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 (Epizoanthus) 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   |   Arctic   |   NATL   |   Mediterranean   |   SATL   |   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
# of Species
Observed in
# of Species
barcoded in
# of these
with GeoLocation
Epizoanthus abyssorum100
Epizoanthus ameilictus100
Epizoanthus amerimnus100
Epizoanthus arenaceus110
Epizoanthus armatus100
Epizoanthus australis110
Epizoanthus beriber110
Epizoanthus bursiformis100
Epizoanthus cancrisocius100
Epizoanthus carcinophilus100
Epizoanthus chuni100
Epizoanthus couchii100
Epizoanthus crassus100
Epizoanthus danielsseni100
Epizoanthus egeriae100
Epizoanthus elongatus100
Epizoanthus erdmanni100
Epizoanthus fatuus100
Epizoanthus fiordicus110
Epizoanthus frenzeli100
Epizoanthus gabrieli100
Epizoanthus glacialis100
Epizoanthus gorgonus110
Epizoanthus haliclystus100
Epizoanthus hians100
Epizoanthus hirondellei100
Epizoanthus humilis100
Epizoanthus illoricatus110
Epizoanthus inazuma110
Epizoanthus indicus110
Epizoanthus induratum100
Epizoanthus jingxingensis100
Epizoanthus koreni100
Epizoanthus leptoderma100
Epizoanthus lindahli100
Epizoanthus longiceps100
Epizoanthus macintoshi100
Epizoanthus mediterraneus100
Epizoanthus michaelsarsi100
Epizoanthus mortenseni100
Epizoanthus paguricola110
Epizoanthus paguriphilus100
Epizoanthus papillosus100
Epizoanthus parasiticus100
Epizoanthus paxii110
Epizoanthus planus110
Epizoanthus ramosus110
Epizoanthus rinbou110
Epizoanthus roseus100
Epizoanthus sabulosus100
Epizoanthus scotinus111
Epizoanthus similis100
Epizoanthus stellaris100
Epizoanthus studeri100
Epizoanthus tergestinus100
Epizoanthus thalamophilus100
Epizoanthus vagus100
Epizoanthus xenomorphoideus110

Last Updated:   2020-Nov-11