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 (Bathyraja) 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
Bathyraja abyssicola111
Bathyraja aguja100
Bathyraja albomaculata111
Bathyraja aleutica110
Bathyraja andriashevi100
Bathyraja bergi110
Bathyraja brachyurops111
Bathyraja caeluronigricans100
Bathyraja cousseauae111
Bathyraja diplotaenia110
Bathyraja eatonii111
Bathyraja fedorovi110
Bathyraja griseocauda111
Bathyraja hesperafricana100
Bathyraja interrupta111
Bathyraja irrasa111
Bathyraja isotrachys110
Bathyraja kincaidii111
Bathyraja leucomelanos111
Bathyraja lindbergi110
Bathyraja longicauda100
Bathyraja maccaini111
Bathyraja macloviana111
Bathyraja maculata110
Bathyraja magellanica111
Bathyraja mariposa110
Bathyraja matsubarai110
Bathyraja meridionalis111
Bathyraja minispinosa110
Bathyraja multispinis111
Bathyraja murrayi111
Bathyraja notoroensis100
Bathyraja pallida100
Bathyraja panthera110
Bathyraja papilionifera100
Bathyraja parmifera111
Bathyraja peruana100
Bathyraja richardsoni111
Bathyraja scaphiops111
Bathyraja schroederi100
Bathyraja shuntovi111
Bathyraja simoterus110
Bathyraja smirnovi110
Bathyraja smithii111
Bathyraja spinicauda111
Bathyraja spinosissima111
Bathyraja taranetzi110
Bathyraja trachouros110
Bathyraja trachura111
Bathyraja tzinovskii100
Bathyraja violacea111

Last Updated:   2020-Nov-08