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 (Polysyncraton) 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   |   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
Polysyncraton amethysteum100
Polysyncraton aspiculatum100
Polysyncraton bilobatum100
Polysyncraton calculum100
Polysyncraton chondrilla100
Polysyncraton cuculliferum100
Polysyncraton dealbatum100
Polysyncraton discoides100
Polysyncraton fistulum100
Polysyncraton lacazei110
Polysyncraton lithostrotum100
Polysyncraton maurizeliae111
Polysyncraton mortenseni100
Polysyncraton multipapillae100
Polysyncraton palliolum100
Polysyncraton papyrus100
Polysyncraton pavimentum100
Polysyncraton pontoniae100
Polysyncraton poro110
Polysyncraton pseudorugosum100
Polysyncraton purou100
Polysyncraton sagamiana100
Polysyncraton thallomorpha100
Polysyncraton trivolutum111

Last Updated:   2020-Nov-06