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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

(Sao Tome Grosbeak)
(Critically Endangered)
 

Invasive Species

(Bullseye snakehead)
 

Featured Species

(Bighead goby)
 

Extreme Species

(noble fir)
Height 1 : 197 feet (60 m)

Species Relation

(meadow vole)
 
provides Food for 2
(Prairie rattlesnake)
 

Common Species

armadillo  banana  bird  blackbird  cardinal  cheetah  chipmunk  condor  daisy  deer  dove  eel  flamingo  gerbil  grapefruit  grouse  gull  horse  human  hummingbird  iguana  insect  jay  kingfisher  lark  leopard  loon  lynx  mouse  nemo  panther  pine  puma  rabbit  ray  reptile  robin  seahorse  sheep  soybean  thrush  tuna  turkey  turtle  walrus  weasel  wheat  wolf  zebra 

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Fastest animals
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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 1Plants For A Future licensed under a Creative Commons License 2Diet of the Prairie Rattlesnake, Crotalus viridis viridis, in Southeastern Alberta, Margaret M. A. Hill, G. Lawrence Powell, and Anthony P. Russell, Canadian Field-Naturalist 115(2): 241-246 (2001)
Neospiza concolor Species recognized by Peterson A.P., 2007-10-11, ITIS Global: The Integrated Taxonomic Information System in Catalog of Life 2011
Channa marulius Species recognized by , 2014-05-19, FishBase in Catalog of Life 2011
Drombus globiceps Species recognized by , 2014-05-19, FishBase in Catalog of Life 2011
Abies procera Species recognized by Farjon A., 2014-01-31, Conifer Database in Catalog of Life 2011
Crotalus viridis viridis Species recognized by Uetz P., , The Reptile Database in Catalog of Life 2011
Microtus pennsylvanicus Species recognized by Musser G.G., 2004-06-09, ITIS Global: The Integrated Taxonomic Information System in Catalog of Life 2011
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