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 (Laonice) 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   |   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
Laonice antarcticae100
Laonice appelloefi111
Laonice asaccata100
Laonice bahusiensis100
Laonice blakei111
Laonice branchiata100
Laonice brevicornis100
Laonice brevicristata100
Laonice cirrata111
Laonice dayianum100
Laonice japonica100
Laonice junoyi100
Laonice lemniscata100
Laonice norgensis110
Laonice nuchala111
Laonice papillibranchiae100
Laonice pectinata100
Laonice pinnulata100
Laonice plumisetosa111
Laonice sarsi111
Laonice weddellia110

Last Updated:   2020-Nov-10