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 (Vargula) and locations associated with GenBank barcodes for this taxa or taxa group (red stars).   Additional information on this taxa is available at

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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
Vargula antarctica100
Vargula ascensus100
Vargula dentata100
Vargula hamata100
Vargula hilgendorfii100
Vargula lusca100
Vargula magna100
Vargula matrix100
Vargula mizonomma100
Vargula norvegica100
Vargula psydrax100
Vargula rapax100
Vargula sagax100
Vargula stathme100
Vargula stranx100
Vargula subantarctica100
Vargula sutura100
Vargula trifax100
Vargula tsujii110
Vargula vertex100

Last Updated:   2020-Nov-04