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 (Rajella) 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   |   SATL   |   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
Rajella annandalei100
Rajella barnardi111
Rajella bathyphila110
Rajella bigelowi111
Rajella caudaspinosa100
Rajella dissimilis111
Rajella fuliginea100
Rajella fyllae111
Rajella kukujevi111
Rajella leopardus100
Rajella nigerrima110
Rajella purpuriventralis100
Rajella ravidula100

Last Updated:   2020-Nov-08