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 (Zoanthus) 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   |   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
Zoanthus alderi100
Zoanthus barnardi100
Zoanthus bertholetti100
Zoanthus coppingeri100
Zoanthus danae100
Zoanthus dubius100
Zoanthus durbanensis110
Zoanthus gigantus110
Zoanthus kealakekuaensis100
Zoanthus kuroshio111
Zoanthus mantoni100
Zoanthus mertensii100
Zoanthus natalensis110
Zoanthus pigmentatus100
Zoanthus praelongus110
Zoanthus pulchellus111
Zoanthus robustus100
Zoanthus sansibaricus111
Zoanthus sinensis100
Zoanthus solanderi110
Zoanthus stuhlmanni100
Zoanthus vestitus100
Zoanthus vietnamensis110
Zoanthus xishaensis100

Last Updated:   2020-Nov-11