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Welcome to the Global Species website. A mashup of species data from around the web.

Features

The following table contains species counts for select categories.
More detailed statistics can be found on the About page.

 Kingdom  Total  English Names  Attributes   Endangered  Invasive  Relations 
Animalia1,068,005 68,023 15,656 4,923 293 40,500 
Archaea281 1 
Bacteria9,050 50 1 4 144 
Chromista7,775 138 4 7 110 
Fungi123,124 2,780 1,864 4 8 444 
Plantae361,402 31,105 71,576 4,758 398 12,990 
Protozoa15,454 14 2 92 
Viruses2,480 
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Grand Total1,587,571102,11189,0969,69071254,280

Endangered Species

(minutula mushroomtongue salamander)
(Endangered)
 

Invasive Species

(marsh lupine)
 

Featured Species

(white spot cucumber)
 

Extreme Species

(Spanish Bayonet)
Pollinators 1 : Bats

Species Relation

(seaside barley)
 
provides Food for 2
(harmless mealybug)
 

Common Species

alpaca  banana  beetle  bird  bison  camel  caribou  chimpanzee  donkey  finch  fish  flamingo  fox  grapefruit  grouse  gull  hickory  horse  human  jaguar  jay  kingfisher  lamprey  leopard  lettuce  lizard  macaw  mammal  marigold  mole  monkey  mouse  mussel  nuthatch  palm  panda  pigeon  puma  radish  seahorse  skunk  soybean  starling  tortoise  walrus  weasel  wheat  woodpecker  wren 

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Fastest animals
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Janka Wood Hardness - Softest - Hardest
Largest wingspan
Nocturnal animals
Plants sorted by height
Venomous animals

Citations

Endangered Status provided by IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2 <www.iucnredlist.org> Downloaded on 11 April 2013.
Invasive Status provided by Global Invasive Species Database Downloaded on 10 May 2011.
Attributes / relations provided by 1Plants For A Future licensed under a Creative Commons License 2Ben-Dov, Y., Miller, D.R. & Gibson, G.A.P. ScaleNet 4 November 2009
Bolitoglossa minutula Species recognized by , , in Catalog of Life 2011
Lupinus polyphyllus Species recognized by Cristofolini G, , in Catalog of Life 2011
Holothuria poli Species recognized by Paulay, Gustav, , in Catalog of Life 2011
Yucca aloifolia Species recognized by Govaerts R., 2004-07-09, in Catalog of Life 2011
Mirococcus inermis Species recognized by Ben-Dov Y., , in Catalog of Life 2011
Hordeum marinum Species recognized by Govaerts R., 2006-10-24, in Catalog of Life 2011
Images provided by Google Image Search Plants For A Future licensed under a Creative Commons License
Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access