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 (Saurida) 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
Saurida argentea111
Saurida brasiliensis111
Saurida caribbaea111
Saurida elongata111
Saurida filamentosa111
Saurida flamma111
Saurida gracilis111
Saurida isarankurai111
Saurida lessepsianus110
Saurida longimanus111
Saurida macrolepis111
Saurida microlepis110
Saurida micropectoralis111
Saurida nebulosa111
Saurida normani111
Saurida pseudotumbil110
Saurida suspicio100
Saurida tumbil111
Saurida umeyoshii110
Saurida undosquamis111
Saurida wanieso110

Last Updated:   2020-Nov-05