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 (Alvinocaris) and locations associated with GenBank barcodes for this taxa or taxa group (red stars).   Additional information on this taxa is available at

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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
Alvinocaris alexander100
Alvinocaris brevitelsonis100
Alvinocaris chelys110
Alvinocaris costaricensis110
Alvinocaris dissimilis110
Alvinocaris kexueae110
Alvinocaris komaii111
Alvinocaris longirostris111
Alvinocaris lusca110
Alvinocaris marimonte110
Alvinocaris markensis110
Alvinocaris methanophila100
Alvinocaris muricola111
Alvinocaris niwa100
Alvinocaris solitaire111
Alvinocaris stactophila110
Alvinocaris williamsi100

Last Updated:   2020-Nov-15