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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

(Frog)
(Critically Endangered)
 

Invasive Species

(Peruvian groundcherry)
 

Featured Species

(Grouper)
 

Extreme Species

(Pennywort)
Pollinators 1 : Bats

Species Relation

(goat willow)
 
provides Food for 2
(Early Tooth-striped)
 

Common Species

asparagus  badger  cardinal  chicken  cinnamon  crane  daffodil  dog  donkey  frog  garlic  grouse  hornbill  human  iguana  kangaroo  kiwi  lamprey  lettuce  mole  moth  opossum  ostrich  panda  panther  parrot  puma  rabbit  raccoon  reptile  roach  salamander  scallop  sea lion  shark  skunk  sloth  soybean  squirrel  starling  thrush  tiger  turkey  vanilla  whale  woodchuck  woodpecker 

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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 2Biological Records Centre Database of Insects and their Food Plants
Centrolene gemmatum Species recognized by , , in Catalog of Life 2011
Physalis peruviana Species recognized by , , in Catalog of Life 2011
Epinephelus chlorostigma Species recognized by Group expert : Heemstra, P., 2012-10-02, in Catalog of Life 2011
Hydrocotyle vulgaris Species recognized by Watson M., , in Catalog of Life 2011
Trichopteryx carpinata Species recognized by Giusti, A., , in Catalog of Life 2011
Salix caprea Species recognized by , , in Catalog of Life 2011
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