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 (Urothoe) 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   |   Baltic   |   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
Urothoe brevicornis100
Urothoe convexa100
Urothoe corsica100
Urothoe coxalis100
Urothoe denticulata100
Urothoe elegans111
Urothoe elizae100
Urothoe falcata100
Urothoe grimaldii111
Urothoe intermedia100
Urothoe latifrons100
Urothoe marina100
Urothoe marionis100
Urothoe oniscoides100
Urothoe pinnata100
Urothoe platypoda100
Urothoe poseidonis111
Urothoe pulchella111
Urothoe serrulidactylus100
Urothoe sibuensis100
Urothoe tinggiensis100
Urothoe tumorosa100
Urothoe vemae100
Urothoe viswanathi100
Urothoe wellingtonensis100

Last Updated:   2020-Nov-12