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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

(Clobifer chameleon)
(Endangered)
 

Invasive Species

(Alfalfa dwarf)
 

Featured Species

(Yellowsaddled goatfish)
 

Extreme Species

(giraffe)
Adult Weight 1 : 1,763.71 lbs (800.00 kg)

Species Relation

(black mulberry)
 
provides Food for 2
(Rusty-margined Guan)
 

Common Species

ant  badger  bat  bear  beetle  bison  butterfly  chicken  daisy  dove  duck  elk  finch  fox  goat  grouse  hamster  human  kangaroo  kingfisher  lemon  lion  llama  manatee  mole  mussel  nemo  ostrich  puma  radish  rat  ray  reindeer  reptile  seahorse  seal  sheep  snake  stork  sturgeon  thrush  titmouse  tuna  walnut  walrus  whale  wheat  woodpecker  wren 

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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.
Calumma globifer Species recognized by Uetz P., , in Catalog of Life 2011
Xylella fastidiosa Species recognized by Garrity G.M., , in Catalog of Life 2011
Parupeneus cyclostomus Species recognized by Group expert : Randall, J., 2012-10-02, in Catalog of Life 2011
Giraffa camelopardalis Species recognized by Grubb P., 2004-04-22, in Catalog of Life 2011
Penelope superciliaris Species recognized by Peterson A.P., 2007-01-23, in Catalog of Life 2011
Morus nigra Species recognized by , , in Catalog of Life 2011
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