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 (Lycenchelys) 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
Lycenchelys alba100
Lycenchelys albomaculata100
Lycenchelys alta100
Lycenchelys antarctica111
Lycenchelys aratrirostris111
Lycenchelys argentina100
Lycenchelys aurantiaca100
Lycenchelys bachmanni100
Lycenchelys bellingshauseni100
Lycenchelys bullisi100
Lycenchelys callista100
Lycenchelys camchatica110
Lycenchelys chauliodus100
Lycenchelys cicatrifer100
Lycenchelys crotalinus111
Lycenchelys fedorovi100
Lycenchelys folletti100
Lycenchelys hadrogeneia100
Lycenchelys hippopotamus100
Lycenchelys hureaui111
Lycenchelys incisa100
Lycenchelys jordani111
Lycenchelys kolthoffi111
Lycenchelys makushok100
Lycenchelys maoriensis100
Lycenchelys melanostomias100
Lycenchelys micropora100
Lycenchelys monstrosa100
Lycenchelys muraena111
Lycenchelys nigripalatum110
Lycenchelys paxillus111
Lycenchelys pearcyi100
Lycenchelys pentactina100
Lycenchelys pequenoi100
Lycenchelys peruana100
Lycenchelys porifer100
Lycenchelys rassi100
Lycenchelys ratmanovi100
Lycenchelys sarsii111
Lycenchelys scaurus100
Lycenchelys squamosa100
Lycenchelys tohokuensis100
Lycenchelys tristichodon111
Lycenchelys verrillii111
Lycenchelys wilkesi100
Lycenchelys xanthoptera100

Last Updated:   2020-Nov-10