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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

(Table Mountain Ghost Frog)
(Critically Endangered)
 

Invasive Species

(House Crow)
 

Featured Species

(White River beardtongue)
 

Extreme Species

(Sundew)

Species Relation

(Little carpenter bee)
 
provides Pollination for 1
(woodland sunflower)
 

Common Species

ant  anteater  avocado  badger  bear  beetle  bird  caribou  chicken  cougar  cow  crocodile  deer  elk  finch  garlic  giraffe  goat  gorilla  hamster  hornbill  iguana  jaguar  lamprey  llama  loon  marigold  mouse  orangutan  peanut  pheasant  pine  reptile  rhinoceros  seahorse  shark  skunk  soybean  spider  squirrel  sturgeon  thrush  tiger  tomato  tuna  turkey  wasp  whale  wren 

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Animals that exist only in captivity
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Carnivorous plants
Fastest animals
Greatest weight dimorphism
Janka Wood Hardness - Softest - Hardest
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 1Robertson, C. Flowers and insects lists of visitors of four hundred and fifty three flowers. 1929. The Science Press Printing Company Lancaster, PA.
Heleophryne rosei Species recognized by , , in Catalog of Life 2011
Corvus splendens Species recognized by Peterson A.P., 2013-11-04, in Catalog of Life 2011
Penstemon scariosus Species recognized by , , in Catalog of Life 2011
Drosera peltata Species recognized by Culham A., , in Catalog of Life 2011
Helianthus divaricatus Species recognized by Flann C., 2012-07-07, in Catalog of Life 2011
Ceratina dupla Species recognized by , , in Catalog of Life 2011
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