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 (Squilla) 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   ]

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
Squilla aculeata100
Squilla biformis100
Squilla bigelowi100
Squilla brasiliensis100
Squilla cadenati100
Squilla caribaea100
Squilla chydaea110
Squilla deceptrix100
Squilla discors100
Squilla edentata110
Squilla empusa111
Squilla grenadensis100
Squilla hancocki100
Squilla intermedia100
Squilla lijdingi100
Squilla mantis111
Squilla mantoidea100
Squilla obtusa100
Squilla panamensis100
Squilla rugosa110
Squilla surinamica100
Squilla tiburonensis100

Last Updated:   2020-Nov-03