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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

(MonteCristo Arboreal Alligator Lizard)
(Endangered)
 

Invasive Species

(estuarine mud crab)
 

Featured Species

(balsamo)
 

Extreme Species

(Lewiston cornsalad)
Pollinators 1 : Bats

Species Relation

 
provides Pollination for 2
(black huckleberry)
 

Common Species

cactus  camel  chickadee  chipmunk  cinnamon  cormorant  cougar  crocodile  daffodil  dog  duck  elephant  finch  flamingo  frog  garlic  grapefruit  jaguar  jay  kangaroo  leopard  llama  mammal  opossum  ostrich  pigeon  quail  rabbit  radish  ray  reptile  rice  robin  salamander  scallop  sea lion  seal  sheep  skunk  snake  stork  swan  tiger  violet  walnut  yak  zebra 

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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.
Attributes / relations provided by 1Plants For A Future licensed under a Creative Commons License 2Small, E. 1976. Insect pollinators of the Mer Bleue peat bog of Ottawa. Canadian Field Naturalist 90:22-28.
Abronia montecristoi Species recognized by Uetz P., , in Catalog of Life 2011
Rhithropanopeus harrisii Species recognized by Türkay, Michael, , in Catalog of Life 2011
Myroxylon peruiferum Species recognized by , , in Catalog of Life 2011
Valerianella locusta Species recognized by , , in Catalog of Life 2011
Gaylussacia baccata Species recognized by , , in Catalog of Life 2011
Eristalis dimidiata Species recognized by Systema Dipterorum working record, , in Catalog of Life 2011
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