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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

(giant dioon)
(Endangered)
 

Invasive Species

(Ide)
 

Featured Species

(Smokie)
 

Extreme Species

(African Bush Elephant)
Adult Weight 1 : 4.45 tons (4,035.00 kg)

Species Relation

 
provides Pollination for 2
(mintleaf beebalm)
 

Common Species

armadillo  banana  bear  blackbird  cactus  cardinal  chimpanzee  cow  coyote  daffodil  daisy  deer  fish  frog  gerbil  goat  goose  gorilla  grapefruit  grouse  horse  iguana  jaguar  lamprey  lark  lizard  loon  mole  moose  mouse  parakeet  pig  puma  reptile  sloth  soybean  squirrel  stork  sturgeon  titmouse  trout  turtle  walrus  whale  zebra 

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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 1Loxodonta africana, Larry Laursen and Marc Bekoff, MAMMALIAN SPECIES No. 92, pp. –8 (1978) 2Clements, R. E., and F. L. Long. 1923, Experimental pollination. An outline of the ecology of flowers and insects. Washington, D.C., USA, Carnegie Institute of Washington.
Dioon spinulosum Species recognized by Hill K.D. & Stevenson D.W., , IOPI Global Plant Checklist in Catalog of Life 2011
Leuciscus idus Species recognized by , 2014-05-19, FishBase in Catalog of Life 2011
Melanogrammus aeglefinus Species recognized by , 2014-05-19, FishBase in Catalog of Life 2011
Loxodonta africana Species recognized by Wilson D.E, 2007-08-15, ITIS Global: The Integrated Taxonomic Information System in Catalog of Life 2011
Monarda fistulosa Species recognized by Govaerts R., 2014-09-05, WCSP: World Checklist of Selected Plant Families in Catalog of Life 2011
Bombus morrisoni Species recognized by , 2008-09-30, ITIS Bees: World Bee Checklist in Catalog of Life 2011
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