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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 
Animalia1,199,526 69,727 26,326 6,322 292 52,911 
Archaea377 1 
Bacteria9,980 48 1 4 141 
Chromista23,259 14 5 177 
Fungi135,116 2,796 1,844 23 8 3,710 
Plantae364,194 31,372 67,058 6,784 371 15,971 
Protozoa2,672 5 90 
Viruses3,186 
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Grand Total1,738,310103,96395,22813,13068073,000

Endangered Species

(Spoon-billed Sandpiper)
(Critically Endangered)
 

Invasive Species

(pampas grass)
 

Featured Species

(longnosed butterflyfish)
 

Extreme Species

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

Species Relation

 
provides Pollination for 2
(new jersey tea)
 

Common Species

badger  banana  butterfly  cactus  cardinal  chickadee  chicken  chimpanzee  cinnamon  condor  cormorant  cow  coyote  crane  dog  donkey  elk  frog  garlic  giraffe  gull  hornbill  horse  human  hyena  lettuce  lion  macaw  mammal  manatee  mole  nuthatch  octopus  ostrich  palm  partridge  peanut  pine  porpoise  rabbit  salmon  sea lion  seahorse  sloth  tiger  tuna  walrus 

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Animals sorted by adult weight
Animals sorted by litter (brood) size
Animals sorted by longevity (lifetime)
Animals that exist only in captivity
Animals that hibernate
Carnivorous plants
Fastest animals
Greatest weight dimorphism
Janka Wood Hardness - Softest - Hardest
Largest wingspan
Nocturnal animals
Venomous animals

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