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 (Chrysogorgia) 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   |   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
Chrysogorgia acanthella100
Chrysogorgia admete100
Chrysogorgia agassizii100
Chrysogorgia antarctica100
Chrysogorgia arborescens100
Chrysogorgia averta110
Chrysogorgia axillaris100
Chrysogorgia bracteata100
Chrysogorgia calypso100
Chrysogorgia campanula100
Chrysogorgia chryseis100
Chrysogorgia cupressa100
Chrysogorgia curvata100
Chrysogorgia delicata100
Chrysogorgia desbonni100
Chrysogorgia dichotoma100
Chrysogorgia elegans100
Chrysogorgia excavata100
Chrysogorgia expansa100
Chrysogorgia fewkesii100
Chrysogorgia flavescens100
Chrysogorgia flexilis100
Chrysogorgia fruticosa100
Chrysogorgia geniculata100
Chrysogorgia herdendorfi100
Chrysogorgia japonica100
Chrysogorgia lata100
Chrysogorgia monticola100
Chrysogorgia multiflora100
Chrysogorgia papillosa100
Chrysogorgia pendula100
Chrysogorgia pinnata100
Chrysogorgia quadruplex100
Chrysogorgia scintillans100
Chrysogorgia spiculosa100
Chrysogorgia squamata100
Chrysogorgia stellata100
Chrysogorgia tetrasticha100
Chrysogorgia thyrsiformis100

Last Updated:   2020-Nov-15