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 (Actinia) 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
Actinia alderi100
Actinia anguicoma100
Actinia aster100
Actinia atrimaculata100
Actinia australiensis100
Actinia bermudensis100
Actinia cari100
Actinia chlorodactyla100
Actinia cleopatrae100
Actinia coerulea100
Actinia curta100
Actinia dianthus100
Actinia dubia100
Actinia echina100
Actinia elongata100
Actinia equina110
Actinia erythrospilota100
Actinia fiscella100
Actinia fragacea110
Actinia fusco-rubra100
Actinia gelatinosa100
Actinia gemma100
Actinia graminea100
Actinia grobbeni100
Actinia iris100
Actinia judaica100
Actinia kraemeri100
Actinia laurentii100
Actinia mamillaris100
Actinia mediterranea100
Actinia mertensii100
Actinia miniata100
Actinia minutissima100
Actinia nodosa100
Actinia obtruncata100
Actinia papuana100
Actinia pluvia100
Actinia polymorpha100
Actinia prasina100
Actinia reclinata100
Actinia rondeleti100
Actinia rosula100
Actinia rubra100
Actinia sali100
Actinia sanctaehelenae100
Actinia simplex100
Actinia spectabilis100
Actinia tabella100
Actinia tenebrosa100
Actinia timida100
Actinia tongana100
Actinia truncata100
Actinia tuberculata100
Actinia vagans100
Actinia varians100
Actinia veratra100
Actinia verrucosa100
Actinia yarrellii100
Actinia zebra100

Last Updated:   2020-Nov-09