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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)
(Critically Endangered)
 

Invasive Species

(green crab)
 

Featured Species

(Silverside)
 

Extreme Species

(Sanderling)
Migration 1 : Intercontinental

Species Relation

(mu oil tree)
 
provides Food for 2
(Vine hawk moth)
 

Common Species

alpaca  badger  bat  bee  bird  butterfly  camel  chicken  cinnamon  cormorant  corn  fox  giraffe  hippopotamus  kingfisher  kiwi  lamprey  lark  moose  moth  mouse  mussel  parrot  pigeon  pine  radish  ray  robin  salamander  salmon  seal  skunk  sloth  soybean  sturgeon  swan  thrush  tiger  titmouse  toad  tortoise  violet  walnut  watermelon  wheat  woodchuck  zebra 

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Fastest animals
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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 1Myers, P., R. Espinosa, C. S. Parr, T. Jones, G. S. Hammond, and T. A. Dewey. 2006. The Animal Diversity Web (online). Accessed February 01, 2010 at animaldiversity.org 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
Duellmanohyla salvavida Species recognized by , 2009-09-01, ITIS Global: The Integrated Taxonomic Information System in Catalog of Life 2011
Carcinus maenas Species recognized by Fransen, Charles, , WoRMS Brachyura: World List of marine Brachyura in Catalog of Life 2011
Bedotia marojejy Species recognized by , 2014-05-19, FishBase in Catalog of Life 2011
Calidris alba Species recognized by Peterson A.P., 2011-09-22, ITIS Global: The Integrated Taxonomic Information System in Catalog of Life 2011
Theretra oldenlandiae Species recognized by Wing, P., , LepIndex: The Global Lepidoptera Names Index in Catalog of Life 2011
Vernicia montana Species recognized by Govaerts R., 2014-09-05, WCSP: World Checklist of Selected Plant Families in Catalog of Life 2011
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