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 (Candacia) 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   |   Arctic   |   NATL   |   Baltic   |   Mediterranean   |   SATL   |   NPAC   |   SPAC   |   Indian Ocean   |   Southern   ]

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
Candacia armata111
Candacia bipinnata111
Candacia bispinosa111
Candacia bradyi110
Candacia catula110
Candacia cheirura100
Candacia columbiae100
Candacia curta110
Candacia discaudata110
Candacia elongata100
Candacia ethiopica110
Candacia falcifera100
Candacia giesbrechti100
Candacia guggenheimi100
Candacia ketchumi100
Candacia longimana110
Candacia magna100
Candacia maxima100
Candacia norvegica111
Candacia pachydactyla110
Candacia paenelongimana100
Candacia parafalcifera100
Candacia pofi100
Candacia samassae100
Candacia simplex111
Candacia tenuimana100
Candacia truncata111
Candacia tuberculata100
Candacia varicans100
Candacia worthingtoni100

Last Updated:   2020-Nov-11