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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

(Boyd's maiden fern)
(Endangered)
 

Invasive Species

(Wavy Bittercress)
 

Featured Species

(Motherumbah)
 

Extreme Species

(field parsley piert)
Pollinators 1 : Bats

Species Relation

(Marmelade Fly)
 
provides Pollination for 2
(Brown Knapweed)
 

Common Species

badger  bear  blackbird  butterfly  camel  caribou  cat  chicken  chipmunk  crane  crocodile  crow  dolphin  flamingo  goat  grapefruit  grouse  hamster  horse  jaguar  kiwi  koala  lettuce  macaw  mammal  peanut  pig  pigeon  puma  rabbit  rice  sparrow  spider  sturgeon  tiger  titmouse  toad  tomato  tortoise  trout  turtle  walrus  wolf  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 1Plants For A Future licensed under a Creative Commons License 2Ecology of Commanster
Cyclosorus boydiae Species recognized by Hassler M., , in Catalog of Life 2011
Cardamine flexuosa Species recognized by Warwick S.I. , Francis A. & Al-Shehbaz I.A., , in Catalog of Life 2011
Acacia cheelii Species recognized by , , in Catalog of Life 2011
Aphanes arvensis Species recognized by , , in Catalog of Life 2011
Centaurea jacea Species recognized by Flann C., 2012-07-05, in Catalog of Life 2011
Episyrphus balteatus Species recognized by Systema Dipterorum working record, , in Catalog of Life 2011
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