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 (Mothocya) 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
Mothocya affinis110
Mothocya argenosa100
Mothocya arrosor100
Mothocya belonae100
Mothocya bermudensis100
Mothocya bohlkeorum100
Mothocya collettei110
Mothocya gilli100
Mothocya girellae100
Mothocya halei100
Mothocya karobran110
Mothocya lineata100
Mothocya longicopa100
Mothocya melanosticta110
Mothocya nana100
Mothocya omidaptria100
Mothocya panamica100
Mothocya parvostis110
Mothocya plagulophora110
Mothocya renardi110
Mothocya rosea100
Mothocya sajori100
Mothocya taurica100
Mothocya waminda100
Mothocya xenobranchia100

Last Updated:   2020-Nov-10