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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

(Frog)
(Endangered)
 

Invasive Species

(lime berry)
 

Featured Species

(Blackbar hogfish)
 

Extreme Species

(marshpepper knotweed)
Pollinators 1 : Bats

Species Relation

(loquat)
 
provides Food for 2
(hawthorn lace bug)
 

Common Species

ant  avocado  bee  bison  caribou  cheetah  chickadee  cinnamon  cow  crocodile  daffodil  dog  dolphin  duck  elephant  finch  fish  fox  gerbil  gull  hickory  jaguar  kiwi  lark  lynx  manatee  moth  mouse  nemo  ostrich  pigeon  puma  quail  salmon  snake  stork  sturgeon  swallow  swan  termite  thrush  turkey  walnut  watermelon  weasel  woodchuck  yak 

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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 2Corythucha cydoniae (Fitch) (Insecta: Hemiptera: Tingidae), F.W. Mead (retired), Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Division of Plant Industry; and T.R. Fasulo, University of Florida, May 1999. Latest revision: August 2015
Astylosternus ranoides Species recognized by , 2009-09-01, ITIS Global: The Integrated Taxonomic Information System in Catalog of Life 2011
Triphasia trifolia Species recognized by Hassler M., , World Plants: Synonymic Checklists of the Vascular Plants of the World in Catalog of Life 2011
Bodianus speciosus Species recognized by , 2014-05-19, FishBase in Catalog of Life 2011
Persicaria hydropiper Species recognized by Hassler M., , World Plants: Synonymic Checklists of the Vascular Plants of the World in Catalog of Life 2011
Corythucha cydoniae Species recognized by Guilbert E., 2013-08-01, Lace Bugs Database (Hemiptera: Tingidae) 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
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