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 (Xanthocalanus) 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   |   Mediterranean   |   SATL   |   NPAC   |   SPAC   |   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
Xanthocalanus agilis100
Xanthocalanus alvinae100
Xanthocalanus crassirostris100
Xanthocalanus dilatus100
Xanthocalanus fallax100
Xanthocalanus harpagatus100
Xanthocalanus hirtipes100
Xanthocalanus hispidus100
Xanthocalanus kurilensis100
Xanthocalanus longispinus100
Xanthocalanus macilenta100
Xanthocalanus minor100
Xanthocalanus obtusus100
Xanthocalanus pinguis100
Xanthocalanus polarsternae100
Xanthocalanus profundus100
Xanthocalanus propinquus100
Xanthocalanus rotundus100
Xanthocalanus spinodenticulatus100
Xanthocalanus stewarti100
Xanthocalanus subagilis100
Xanthocalanus typicus100

Last Updated:   2020-Nov-12