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 (Engyprosopon) and locations associated with GenBank barcodes for this taxa or taxa group (red stars).   Additional information on this taxa is available at

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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
Engyprosopon annulatus100
Engyprosopon arenicola100
Engyprosopon bellonaensis100
Engyprosopon bleekeri100
Engyprosopon filimanus100
Engyprosopon grandisquama110
Engyprosopon hawaiiensis100
Engyprosopon hureaui100
Engyprosopon latifrons100
Engyprosopon longipelvis100
Engyprosopon longipterum100
Engyprosopon macrolepis110
Engyprosopon maldivensis100
Engyprosopon mogkii100
Engyprosopon mozambiquensis100
Engyprosopon multisquama110
Engyprosopon natalensis100
Engyprosopon osculus100
Engyprosopon rostratum100
Engyprosopon septempes100
Engyprosopon xenandrus111
Engyprosopon xystrias100

Last Updated:   2020-Nov-05