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 (Acropora) 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   ]

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
Acropora abrolhosensis110
Acropora abrotanoides100
Acropora acervata100
Acropora aculeus100
Acropora acuminata111
Acropora anthocercis110
Acropora appressa100
Acropora arabensis111
Acropora aspera111
Acropora austera100
Acropora awi100
Acropora batunai100
Acropora branchi111
Acropora bushyensis100
Acropora capillaris100
Acropora cardenae100
Acropora carduus111
Acropora caroliniana100
Acropora cerealis111
Acropora cervicornis110
Acropora chesterfieldensis100
Acropora clathrata111
Acropora cophodactyla100
Acropora cytherea110
Acropora dendrum111
Acropora derawanensis100
Acropora desalwii111
Acropora digitifera110
Acropora divaricata111
Acropora donei110
Acropora downingi100
Acropora echinata100
Acropora effusa100
Acropora elegans100
Acropora elegantula100
Acropora elseyi111
Acropora eurystoma100
Acropora exigua100
Acropora exquisita100
Acropora florida111
Acropora forskali100
Acropora gemmifera111
Acropora glauca111
Acropora globiceps100
Acropora glochiclados100
Acropora gonagra100
Acropora grandis100
Acropora granulosa110
Acropora haimei100
Acropora halmaherae110
Acropora hemprichii110
Acropora hoeksemai100
Acropora horrida111
Acropora humilis110
Acropora hyacinthus111
Acropora indica100
Acropora indonesia111
Acropora intermedia110
Acropora jacquelineae100
Acropora jeulini100
Acropora kimbeensis100
Acropora kirstyae100
Acropora kosurini100
Acropora lamarcki100
Acropora latistella110
Acropora listeri100
Acropora loisetteae100
Acropora lokani111
Acropora longicyathus100
Acropora loripes111
Acropora lovelli100
Acropora lutkeni110
Acropora mangarevensis100
Acropora maryae100
Acropora microclados111
Acropora microphthalma111
Acropora millepora110
Acropora mirabilis100
Acropora monticulosa100
Acropora multiacuta100
Acropora muricata111
Acropora nana111
Acropora nasuta111
Acropora natalensis111
Acropora navini100
Acropora ornata100
Acropora palmata110
Acropora palmerae100
Acropora paniculata110
Acropora papillare100
Acropora pectinatus100
Acropora pharaonis110
Acropora pichoni100
Acropora plantaginea100
Acropora plumosa100
Acropora polystoma111
Acropora procumbens100
Acropora prolifera100
Acropora proximalis100
Acropora pruinosa100
Acropora pulchra110
Acropora rectina100
Acropora retusa100
Acropora robusta111
Acropora roseni100
Acropora rudis100
Acropora rufus100
Acropora russelli100
Acropora samoensis110
Acropora sarmentosa111
Acropora secale111
Acropora selago111
Acropora seriata100
Acropora simplex100
Acropora solitaryensis111
Acropora sordiensis100
Acropora spathulata100
Acropora speciosa110
Acropora spicifera111
Acropora squarrosa100
Acropora striata100
Acropora subglabra111
Acropora subulata100
Acropora suharsonoi100
Acropora sukarnoi100
Acropora syringodes100
Acropora tanegashimensis100
Acropora tenella100
Acropora tenuis111
Acropora teres100
Acropora thurstoni100
Acropora torihalimeda100
Acropora tortuosa100
Acropora tubicinaria100
Acropora turaki100
Acropora valenciennesi110
Acropora valida111
Acropora variolosa100
Acropora vaughani100
Acropora verweyi110
Acropora walindii100
Acropora willisae111
Acropora yongei100

Last Updated:   2020-Nov-12