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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 
Animalia1,068,005 68,023 15,656 4,923 293 40,500 
Archaea281 1 
Bacteria9,050 50 1 4 144 
Chromista7,775 138 4 7 110 
Fungi123,124 2,780 1,864 4 8 444 
Plantae361,402 31,105 71,576 4,758 398 12,990 
Protozoa15,454 14 2 92 
Viruses2,480 
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Grand Total1,587,571102,11189,0969,69071254,280

Endangered Species

(Knowlton's miniature cactus)
(Critically Endangered)
 

Invasive Species

(Minnow)
 

Featured Species

(Spoted box crab)
 

Extreme Species

(noble fir)
Height 1 : 197 feet (60 m)

Species Relation

(Mountain Ash)
 
provides Food for 2
(Scalloped Hazel)
 

Common Species

bird  blackbird  cardinal  chicken  daisy  deer  finch  fox  hamster  hippopotamus  hornbill  hummingbird  hyena  insect  kangaroo  kiwi  lamprey  lark  leopard  lime  lion  lizard  mammal  manatee  marigold  moose  mussel  orange  palm  parakeet  pigeon  pine  rat  ray  reindeer  robin  salmon  soybean  stork  thrush  titmouse  tomato  tortoise  violet  walrus  wasp  yak  zebra 

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Carnivorous plants
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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 1Plants For A Future licensed under a Creative Commons License 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
Pediocactus knowltonii Species recognized by Butterworth C.A., 2013-06-12, in Catalog of Life 2011
Phoxinus phoxinus Species recognized by , , in Catalog of Life 2011
Acanthurus lineatus Species recognized by Group expert : Randall, J., 2012-10-02, in Catalog of Life 2011
Abies procera Species recognized by Farjon A., , in Catalog of Life 2011
Odontopera bidentata Species recognized by Ollerenshaw, J., , in Catalog of Life 2011
Sorbus aucuparia Species recognized by , , in Catalog of Life 2011
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