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 (Cerianthus) 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   |   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
Cerianthus andamanensis100
Cerianthus brasiliensis100
Cerianthus brerae100
Cerianthus filiformis100
Cerianthus japonicus100
Cerianthus lloydii111
Cerianthus malakhovi100
Cerianthus medusula100
Cerianthus orientalis100
Cerianthus punctatus100
Cerianthus roulei100
Cerianthus stimpsonii100
Cerianthus taedus100
Cerianthus tenebrarum100
Cerianthus valdiviae100
Cerianthus vermicularis100
Cerianthus vestitus100
Cerianthus vogti100

Last Updated:   2020-Nov-16