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 (Polycera) and locations associated with GenBank barcodes for this taxa or taxa group (red stars).   Additional information on this taxa is available at

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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
Polycera atra110
Polycera aurantiomarginata110
Polycera aurisula100
Polycera capensis110
Polycera chilluna100
Polycera elegans100
Polycera faeroensis110
Polycera hedgpethi110
Polycera herthae100
Polycera hummi100
Polycera japonica111
Polycera maddoxi100
Polycera norvegica110
Polycera odhneri100
Polycera picta100
Polycera pruvotae100
Polycera quadrilineata111
Polycera tricolor110

Last Updated:   2020-Nov-18