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 (Paramuricea) 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   |   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
Paramuricea biscaya110
Paramuricea candida100
Paramuricea clavata110
Paramuricea echinata100
Paramuricea grandis100
Paramuricea grayi100
Paramuricea hawaiiensis100
Paramuricea indica100
Paramuricea laxa100
Paramuricea macrospina110
Paramuricea multispina100
Paramuricea placomus100
Paramuricea ramosa100
Paramuricea robusta100

Last Updated:   2020-Nov-14