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 (Chthamalus) 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
Chthamalus alani110
Chthamalus angustitergum111
Chthamalus anisopoma111
Chthamalus antennatus110
Chthamalus bisinuatus110
Chthamalus challengeri111
Chthamalus cirratus100
Chthamalus dalli111
Chthamalus dentatus111
Chthamalus fissus111
Chthamalus fragilis111
Chthamalus hedgecocki110
Chthamalus malayensis111
Chthamalus montagui111
Chthamalus moro110
Chthamalus newmani110
Chthamalus panamensis110
Chthamalus proteus111
Chthamalus sinensis110
Chthamalus southwardi100
Chthamalus stellatus111
Chthamalus williamsi110

Last Updated:   2020-Nov-04