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 (Loxoconcha) 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   |   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
Loxoconcha aestuarii100
Loxoconcha australis100
Loxoconcha avellana100
Loxoconcha bairdi100
Loxoconcha bullata100
Loxoconcha dampierensis100
Loxoconcha exagona100
Loxoconcha geometrica100
Loxoconcha gruendeli100
Loxoconcha heronislandensis100
Loxoconcha huahineensis100
Loxoconcha impressa100
Loxoconcha insulaecapricornensis100
Loxoconcha japonica100
Loxoconcha minima100
Loxoconcha moralesi100
Loxoconcha ochlockoneensis100
Loxoconcha pulchra110
Loxoconcha pumicosa100
Loxoconcha rhomboidea100
Loxoconcha sarasotana100
Loxoconcha sculpta100
Loxoconcha sinensis100
Loxoconcha tekkaliensis100
Loxoconcha tubmani100
Loxoconcha violacea100
Loxoconcha wilberti100

Last Updated:   2020-Nov-06