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 (Synalpheus) 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   |   NATL   |   Mediterranean   |   SATL   |   NPAC   |   SPAC   |   Indian Ocean   ]

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
Synalpheus africanus111
Synalpheus agelas111
Synalpheus albatrossi100
Synalpheus anasimus110
Synalpheus ancistrorhynchus100
Synalpheus androsi110
Synalpheus antillensis111
Synalpheus apioceros111
Synalpheus bannerorum111
Synalpheus belizensis111
Synalpheus bituberculatus100
Synalpheus bocas111
Synalpheus bousfieldi111
Synalpheus brevicarpus111
Synalpheus brevifrons110
Synalpheus brooksi111
Synalpheus carinatus100
Synalpheus carpenteri111
Synalpheus chacei111
Synalpheus charon100
Synalpheus comatularum100
Synalpheus corallinus110
Synalpheus coutierei100
Synalpheus cretoculatus100
Synalpheus crosnieri100
Synalpheus curacaoensis100
Synalpheus dardeaui111
Synalpheus demani100
Synalpheus digueti110
Synalpheus disparodigitus100
Synalpheus dominicensis111
Synalpheus dorae100
Synalpheus duffyi111
Synalpheus elizabethae110
Synalpheus filidigitus111
Synalpheus fossor111
Synalpheus fritzmuelleri111
Synalpheus gambarelloides110
Synalpheus goodei110
Synalpheus gracilirostris110
Synalpheus hastilicrassus100
Synalpheus heardi100
Synalpheus hemphilli111
Synalpheus heroni110
Synalpheus herricki111
Synalpheus hoetjesi111
Synalpheus idios111
Synalpheus iphinoe100
Synalpheus irie111
Synalpheus jedanensis100
Synalpheus jejuensis110
Synalpheus kensleyi110
Synalpheus kuadramanus110
Synalpheus lani111
Synalpheus laticeps100
Synalpheus longicarpus110
Synalpheus lophodactylus100
Synalpheus mcclendoni110
Synalpheus microneptunus111
Synalpheus minus111
Synalpheus modestus100
Synalpheus mortenseni100
Synalpheus neomeris100
Synalpheus nilandensis111
Synalpheus nobilii111
Synalpheus obtusifrons110
Synalpheus occidentalis111
Synalpheus odontophorus100
Synalpheus pandionis111
Synalpheus paradoxus100
Synalpheus paraneptunus110
Synalpheus parfaiti111
Synalpheus pectiniger111
Synalpheus peruvianus111
Synalpheus pescadorensis110
Synalpheus plumosetosus110
Synalpheus quadriarticulatus100
Synalpheus quadrispinosus100
Synalpheus rathbunae110
Synalpheus regalis111
Synalpheus ruetzleri111
Synalpheus sanctithomae111
Synalpheus sanjosei111
Synalpheus sanlucasi110
Synalpheus scaphoceris111
Synalpheus sciro100
Synalpheus senegambiensis111
Synalpheus septemspinosus100
Synalpheus sladeni100
Synalpheus somalia100
Synalpheus spinifrons111
Synalpheus stimpsonii110
Synalpheus streptodactylus100
Synalpheus superus110
Synalpheus thai100
Synalpheus theano100
Synalpheus thele111
Synalpheus tijou111
Synalpheus townsendi111
Synalpheus triacanthus100
Synalpheus trispinosus100
Synalpheus triunguiculatus100
Synalpheus tropidodactylus100
Synalpheus tumidomanus110
Synalpheus ul111
Synalpheus williamsi110
Synalpheus yano111

Last Updated:   2020-Nov-15