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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 
Animalia1,082,521 68,929 15,612 5,297 290 40,429 
Archaea281 1 
Bacteria6,469 47 1 4 127 
Chromista10,739 11 5 11 
Fungi128,345 2,791 1,864 4 8 443 
Plantae344,910 30,912 68,679 5,046 376 12,618 
Protozoa11,062 8 56 
Viruses2,827 
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Grand Total1,587,154102,69986,15510,34868353,684

Endangered Species

(Yellow Meranti)
(Critically Endangered)
 

Invasive Species

(mouflon)
 

Featured Species

(Hawai'i fescue)
 

Extreme Species

(Hedge Mustard)
Pollinators 1 : Bats

Species Relation

(honey bee)
 
provides Pollination for 2
(Canadian serviceberry)
 

Common Species

ant  armadillo  butterfly  camel  cheetah  coyote  dog  dolphin  dove  eel  goat  grouse  gull  jay  koala  lizard  llama  lynx  mammal  manatee  marigold  moose  moth  opossum  orange  ostrich  otter  parrot  raccoon  radish  rat  ray  rhinoceros  seahorse  seal  sheep  sloth  spider  stork  tortoise  trout  turtle  violet  wasp  watermelon  wolf  woodchuck  wren 

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Animals that exist only in captivity
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Carnivorous plants
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 2Robertson, C. Flowers and insects lists of visitors of four hundred and fifty three flowers. 1929. The Science Press Printing Company Lancaster, PA.
Shorea blumutensis Species recognized by Hassler M., , World Plants: Synonymic Checklists of the Vascular Plants of the World in Catalog of Life 2011
Ovis aries orientalis Species recognized by , 2012-12-21, ITIS Global: The Integrated Taxonomic Information System in Catalog of Life 2011
Festuca hawaiiensis Species recognized by Govaerts R., 2014-09-05, WCSP: World Checklist of Selected Plant Families in Catalog of Life 2011
Sisymbrium officinale Species recognized by Warwick S.I. , Francis A. & Al-Shehbaz I.A., , Brassicaceae species checklist and database in Catalog of Life 2011
Amelanchier canadensis Species recognized by Hassler M., , World Plants: Synonymic Checklists of the Vascular Plants of the World in Catalog of Life 2011
Apis mellifera Species recognized by , 2008-12-05, ITIS Bees: World Bee Checklist in Catalog of Life 2011
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Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access