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 (Peristernia) 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
Peristernia australiensis100
Peristernia chlorostoma100
Peristernia forskalii110
Peristernia fuscotincta100
Peristernia gemmata110
Peristernia hilaris100
Peristernia incerta100
Peristernia marquesana110
Peristernia nassatula110
Peristernia neglecta100
Peristernia pulchella100
Peristernia reincarnata110
Peristernia rubens100
Peristernia ustulata100
Peristernia violacea100

Last Updated:   2020-Nov-13