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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

(Teodorov's Pear)
(Endangered)
 

Invasive Species

(amethyst gemclam)
 

Featured Species

(Dusky damselfish)
 

Extreme Species

(split-lip hemp-nettle)
Pollinators 1 : Bats

Species Relation

(drone fly)
 
provides Pollination for 2
(late boneset)
 

Common Species

ant  badger  banana  bee  beetle  bird  bison  chicken  chipmunk  corn  deer  dog  eel  gerbil  hornbill  horse  iguana  kiwi  lamprey  lark  leopard  lizard  llama  mammal  monkey  moose  orange  pheasant  porpoise  puma  rabbit  raccoon  radish  rat  ray  reptile  rice  seahorse  sloth  stork  termite  tiger  titmouse  wasp  watermelon  woodchuck  woodpecker  yak 

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Carnivorous plants
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 2Robertson, C. Flowers and insects lists of visitors of four hundred and fifty three flowers. 1929. The Science Press Printing Company Lancaster, PA.
Pyrus theodorovii Species recognized by Hassler M., , World Plants: Synonymic Checklists of the Vascular Plants of the World in Catalog of Life 2011
Gemma gemma Species recognized by Rosenberg G., 2010-03-31, WoRMS Mollusca: World Marine Mollusca database in Catalog of Life 2011
Stegastes adustus Species recognized by , 2014-05-19, FishBase in Catalog of Life 2011
Galeopsis bifida Species recognized by Govaerts R., 2014-09-05, WCSP: World Checklist of Selected Plant Families in Catalog of Life 2011
Eupatorium serotinum Species recognized by Flann C., 2013-09-20, GCC: Global Compositae Checklist in Catalog of Life 2011
Eristalis tenax Species recognized by Systema Dipterorum working record, , Systema Dipterorum in Catalog of Life 2011
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