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 (Upeneus) 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
Upeneus asymmetricus111
Upeneus australiae100
Upeneus crosnieri100
Upeneus davidaromi100
Upeneus doriae110
Upeneus filifer100
Upeneus francisi100
Upeneus guttatus111
Upeneus japonicus111
Upeneus margarethae111
Upeneus mascareinsis110
Upeneus moluccensis111
Upeneus mouthami100
Upeneus nigromarginatus111
Upeneus oligospilus110
Upeneus parvus111
Upeneus pori111
Upeneus quadrilineatus111
Upeneus randalli110
Upeneus suahelicus110
Upeneus subvittatus111
Upeneus sulphureus111
Upeneus sundaicus110
Upeneus supravittatus111
Upeneus taeniopterus110
Upeneus tragula111
Upeneus vittatus111

Last Updated:   2020-Nov-13