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 (Lyncina) 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
Lyncina argus110
Lyncina aurantium110
Lyncina broderipii110
Lyncina camelopardalis110
Lyncina carneola110
Lyncina kuroharai110
Lyncina leucodon110
Lyncina leviathan110
Lyncina lynx110
Lyncina nivosa110
Lyncina porteri110
Lyncina propinqua110
Lyncina schilderorum110
Lyncina sulcidentata110
Lyncina ventriculus110
Lyncina vitellus110

Last Updated:   2020-Nov-08