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 (Prionotus) 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   |   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
Prionotus alatus111
Prionotus albirostris110
Prionotus beanii100
Prionotus birostratus100
Prionotus carolinus111
Prionotus evolans111
Prionotus horrens100
Prionotus longispinosus110
Prionotus martis110
Prionotus miles100
Prionotus nudigula100
Prionotus ophryas111
Prionotus paralatus110
Prionotus punctatus111
Prionotus roseus110
Prionotus rubio111
Prionotus ruscarius111
Prionotus scitulus111
Prionotus stearnsi111
Prionotus stephanophrys111
Prionotus teaguei100
Prionotus tribulus110

Last Updated:   2020-Nov-06