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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

(Spring robber frog)
(Endangered)
 

Invasive Species

(River perch)
 

Featured Species

(Graceful cat shark)
 

Extreme Species

(brittle-stem hemp-nettle)
Pollinators 1 : Bats

Species Relation

(wine grape)
 
provides Food for 2
(Western grapeleaf skeletonizer)
 

Common Species

alpaca  ant  armadillo  avocado  beetle  blackbird  chicken  chimpanzee  cormorant  crane  crow  daisy  donkey  dove  emu  finch  garlic  giraffe  hamster  hippopotamus  hornbill  hummingbird  insect  lion  llama  macaw  mole  moth  octopus  opossum  orangutan  panda  partridge  pine  porpoise  puma  ray  rhinoceros  roach  sea lion  spider  sturgeon  tiger  toad  tuna  vanilla  wasp  watermelon 

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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 2HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hernández
Pristimantis crenunguis Species recognized by , , in Catalog of Life 2011
Perca fluviatilis Species recognized by , , in Catalog of Life 2011
Proscyllium habereri Species recognized by Group expert : Compagno, L., 2012-10-02, in Catalog of Life 2011
Galeopsis tetrahit Species recognized by , , in Catalog of Life 2011
Harrisina brillians Species recognized by Wing, P., , in Catalog of Life 2011
Vitis vinifera Species recognized by , , in Catalog of Life 2011
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