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 (Hyporhamphus) 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   |   NATL   |   Mediterranean   |   SATL   |   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
Hyporhamphus affinis111
Hyporhamphus australis110
Hyporhamphus balinensis100
Hyporhamphus capensis111
Hyporhamphus dussumieri111
Hyporhamphus erythrorinchus100
Hyporhamphus gamberur100
Hyporhamphus gernaerti100
Hyporhamphus gilli100
Hyporhamphus ihi111
Hyporhamphus improvisus100
Hyporhamphus intermedius100
Hyporhamphus limbatus111
Hyporhamphus meeki111
Hyporhamphus melanochir111
Hyporhamphus melanopterus100
Hyporhamphus naos100
Hyporhamphus neglectissimus100
Hyporhamphus neglectus100
Hyporhamphus picarti100
Hyporhamphus quoyi111
Hyporhamphus regularis110
Hyporhamphus rosae100
Hyporhamphus sajori111
Hyporhamphus sindensis100
Hyporhamphus snyderi100
Hyporhamphus unicuspis100
Hyporhamphus unifasciatus111
Hyporhamphus xanthopterus111

Last Updated:   2020-Nov-04