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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

(Tree frog)
(Endangered)
 

Invasive Species

(Cooper's cyathea)
 

Featured Species

(Allard's Meadow Katydid)
 

Extreme Species

(ladysthumb smartweed)
Pollinators 1 : Bats

Species Relation

(Loblolly pine)
 
provides Food for 2
(Longleaf Pine Seedworm Moth)
 

Common Species

armadillo  butterfly  camel  caribou  cheetah  chicken  corn  coyote  crane  crow  elk  emu  garlic  hummingbird  insect  jay  kingfisher  kiwi  lamprey  lark  lion  lizard  mole  monkey  mouse  mussel  orangutan  peanut  pheasant  pig  pine  puma  rabbit  roach  sea lion  sheep  sparrow  spider  swan  termite  thrush  tiger  tomato  tuna  turtle  violet  yak  zebra 

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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
Plectrohyla lacertosa Species recognized by , 2009-09-01, ITIS Global: The Integrated Taxonomic Information System in Catalog of Life 2011
Cyathea cooperi Species recognized by Hassler M., , World Ferns: Checklist of Ferns and Lycophytes of the World in Catalog of Life 2011
Conocephalus allardi Species recognized by Group expert: Ingrisch S, 2015-01-28, OrthopteraSF: Orthoptera Species File in Catalog of Life 2011
Persicaria minor Species recognized by Hassler M., , World Plants: Synonymic Checklists of the Vascular Plants of the World in Catalog of Life 2011
Cydia ingens Species recognized by Wing, P., , LepIndex: The Global Lepidoptera Names Index in Catalog of Life 2011
Pinus taeda Species recognized by Farjon A., 2014-01-31, Conifer Database in Catalog of Life 2011
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