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 (Oratosquillina) 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   |   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
Oratosquillina anomala110
Oratosquillina asiatica110
Oratosquillina berentsae100
Oratosquillina gravieri100
Oratosquillina inornata110
Oratosquillina interrupta111
Oratosquillina manningi100
Oratosquillina nordica110
Oratosquillina perpensa110
Oratosquillina quinquedentata100
Oratosquillina stephensoni100

Last Updated:   2020-Nov-03