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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

(Painted Stubfoot Toad)
(Critically Endangered)
 

Invasive Species

(Blue bottlefly)
 

Featured Species

(San Rafael milkvetch)
 

Extreme Species

(Pacific hemlock)
Height 1 : 230 feet (70 m)

Species Relation

(Mongolian gazelle)
 
provides Food for 2
(Golden Eagle)
 

Common Species

alpaca  anteater  armadillo  avocado  badger  bear  beetle  bison  butterfly  cardinal  caribou  condor  cotton  crane  crow  elk  emu  fish  fox  goat  hamster  horse  human  hummingbird  iguana  jay  lion  lynx  monkey  orange  parakeet  partridge  pig  pigeon  porpoise  radish  rat  reptile  rice  salmon  seal  soybean  spider  swallow  titmouse  tomato  tortoise  walrus 

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Largest wingspan
Nocturnal animals
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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 2Procapra gutturosa, Vladimir E. Sokolov and Anna A. Lushchekina, MAMMALIAN SPECIES No. 571, pp. 1-5 (1997)
Atelopus petriruizi Species recognized by , 2009-09-01, ITIS Global: The Integrated Taxonomic Information System in Catalog of Life 2011
Calliphora vicina Species recognized by Systema Dipterorum working record, , Systema Dipterorum in Catalog of Life 2011
Astragalus rafaelensis Species recognized by , , ILDIS World Database of Legumes in Catalog of Life 2011
Tsuga heterophylla Species recognized by Farjon A., 2014-01-31, Conifer Database in Catalog of Life 2011
Aquila chrysaetos Species recognized by Peterson A.P., 2011-09-22, ITIS Global: The Integrated Taxonomic Information System in Catalog of Life 2011
Procapra gutturosa Species recognized by Grubb P., 2012-12-21, ITIS Global: The Integrated Taxonomic Information System in Catalog of Life 2011
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