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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

(Araripe Manakin)
(Critically Endangered)
 

Invasive Species

(swamp stonecrop)
 

Featured Species

(Stream loach)
 

Extreme Species

(messmate)
Height 1 : 197 feet (60 m)

Species Relation

(river koko)
 
provides Food for 2
(Blue-crowned Parakeet)
 

Common Species

ant  anteater  cactus  cardinal  chimpanzee  cormorant  cougar  crane  daffodil  deer  eel  elephant  flamingo  frog  gerbil  giraffe  grapefruit  hippopotamus  horse  hummingbird  iguana  kiwi  lemon  leopard  lime  lion  lizard  monkey  nuthatch  opossum  palm  panther  peanut  pigeon  pine  radish  reindeer  reptile  rhinoceros  salmon  sheep  skunk  sturgeon  swallow  termite  titmouse  turtle  vanilla  woodpecker 

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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 2PLANT FOOD RESOURCES AND THE DIET OF A PARROT COMMUNITY IN A GALLERY FOREST OF THE SOUTHERN PANTANAL (BRAZIL), RAGUSA-NETTO, J. and FECCHIO, A., Braz. J. Biol., 66(4): 1021-1032, 2006
Antilophia bokermanni Species recognized by , 2006-11-29, ITIS Global: The Integrated Taxonomic Information System in Catalog of Life 2011
Crassula helmsii Species recognized by Hassler M., , World Plants: Synonymic Checklists of the Vascular Plants of the World in Catalog of Life 2011
Nemacheilus fasciatus Species recognized by , 2014-05-19, FishBase in Catalog of Life 2011
Eucalyptus obliqua Species recognized by Hill K.D. & Stanberg L.C., , IOPI Global Plant Checklist in Catalog of Life 2011
Aratinga acuticaudata Species recognized by Peterson A.P., 2007-01-23, ITIS Global: The Integrated Taxonomic Information System in Catalog of Life 2011
Inga vera Species recognized by Nielsen IC & Rico ML, , ILDIS World Database of Legumes in Catalog of Life 2011
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