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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

(Light Red Meranti)
(Endangered)
 

Invasive Species

(cycad aulacaspis scale)
 

Featured Species

(Mullet)
 

Extreme Species

(Sundew)

Species Relation

(meadow bistort)
 
provides Food for 1
(White-tailed bumblebee)
 

Common Species

avocado  banana  bat  bear  cactus  cheetah  chicken  chipmunk  corn  cougar  crow  daisy  flamingo  hummingbird  iguana  jay  kangaroo  koala  lemon  lettuce  macaw  mole  moose  nuthatch  orange  orangutan  ostrich  partridge  pine  porpoise  rabbit  radish  ray  sea lion  seahorse  soybean  sparrow  stork  sturgeon  swan  titmouse  toad  trout  vanilla  walnut  walrus  weasel  woodpecker  wren 

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Animals that exist only in captivity
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Carnivorous plants
Fastest animals
Greatest weight dimorphism
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 1Ecology of Commanster
Shorea andulensis Species recognized by Hassler M., , World Plants: Synonymic Checklists of the Vascular Plants of the World in Catalog of Life 2011
Aulacaspis yasumatsui Species recognized by Ben-Dov Y., Miller, German & Gimpel, , ScaleNet: Systematic Database of the Scale Insects of the World in Catalog of Life 2011
Chelon macrolepis Species recognized by Group expert : Harrison, I., 2014-03-10, FishBase in Catalog of Life 2011
Drosera peltata Species recognized by Culham A., , Droseraceae Database in Catalog of Life 2011
Bombus lucorum Species recognized by Williams P.H., 2008-09-30, ITIS Bees: World Bee Checklist in Catalog of Life 2011
Bistorta officinalis 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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