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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

(Kashmir Gray Langur)
(Endangered)
 

Invasive Species

(loquat)
 

Featured Species

(cardinalfish)
 

Extreme Species

(Sun-fish)
Adult Weight 1 : 1.39 tons (1,265.00 kg)
Litter Size 2 : 300,000,000

Species Relation

 
provides Pollination for 3
(poison parsnip)
 

Common Species

ant  anteater  badger  butterfly  caribou  chicken  chipmunk  cinnamon  cockatoo  condor  corn  crane  crocodile  deer  emu  fox  frog  garlic  giraffe  goat  gorilla  grapefruit  gull  hornbill  horse  jaguar  koala  lamprey  leopard  llama  mammal  manatee  palm  panda  pigeon  quail  ray  robin  spider  tiger  tortoise  turkey  walnut  walrus  watermelon  woodchuck 

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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 1de Magalhaes, J. P., and Costa, J. (2009) A database of vertebrate longevity records and their relation to other life-history traits. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 22(8):1770-1774 2Frimpong, E.A., and P. L. Angermeier. 2009. FishTraits: a database of ecological and life-history traits of freshwater fishes of the United States. Fisheries 34:487-495. 3Robertson, C. Flowers and insects lists of visitors of four hundred and fifty three flowers. 1929. The Science Press Printing Company Lancaster, PA.
Semnopithecus ajax Species recognized by Anthony B. Rylands, 2014-06-26, ITIS Global: The Integrated Taxonomic Information System in Catalog of Life 2011
Eriobotrya japonica Species recognized by Hassler M., , World Plants: Synonymic Checklists of the Vascular Plants of the World in Catalog of Life 2011
Apogon imberbis Species recognized by , 2014-05-19, FishBase in Catalog of Life 2011
Mola mola Species recognized by , 2014-05-19, FishBase in Catalog of Life 2011
Cicuta maculata Species recognized by Hassler M., , World Plants: Synonymic Checklists of the Vascular Plants of the World in Catalog of Life 2011
Blaesoxipha hunteri Species recognized by Systema Dipterorum working record, , Systema Dipterorum in Catalog of Life 2011
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