Taxonomy details for Animals (Kingdom Animalia)

Relationship: Match

iNaturalist.ca Catalogue of Life: 2019 Annual Checklist
Kingdom Animalia (parent: State of matter Life) Match Kingdom Animalia (parent: State of matter Life)
Created by loarie on November 16, 2018

Defines a Taxon Framework for Animalia sourced to World Register of Marine Species

Downstream coverage: rank order

Complete: true

Overlapping downstream Taxon Frameworks: 25
Attached Taxon Rank Downstream coverage rank Source
Echinodermata Phylum Family World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS)
Mollusca Phylum Family MolluscaBase
Chordata Phylum Subspecies World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS)
Cnidaria Phylum Family World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS)
Cephalochordata Subphylum Subspecies World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS)
Tunicata Subphylum Subspecies World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS)
Sarcopterygii Class Subspecies Fishbase
Cephalaspidomorphi Class Subspecies Fishbase
Myxini Class Subspecies Fishbase
Holocephali Class Subspecies Fishbase
Elasmobranchii Class Subspecies Fishbase
Reptilia Class Subspecies Reptile Database: 21 December 2019
Mammalia Class Species Mammal Diversity Database. 2019
Amphibia Class Species Amphibian Species of the World 6.0
Aves Class Subspecies Clements Checklist v2019
Diplopoda Class Subspecies Millibase
Actinopterygii Class Subspecies Fishbase
Chilopoda Class Species ChiloBase 2.0 - A World Catalogue of Centipedes (Chilopoda)
Pycnogonida Class Subspecies Pycnobase
Cephalopoda Class Subspecies MolluscaBase
Merostomata Class Subspecies World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS)
Bivalvia Class Subspecies MolluscaBase
Marsupialia Infraclass Species Mammal Diversity Database. 2019
Xenarthra Superorder Species Mammal Diversity Database. 2019
Afrotheria Superorder Species Mammal Diversity Database. 2019

Taxon Framework Relationships: 433

Deviations: 13

Taxon Curators:

Flagged covered taxa: 2
Flagged Taxon
Insecta
Orthoptera

Taxon Framework notes:

iNaturalist is using the World Registry of Marine Species (WoRMs) for coarse level Animal taxonomy. There are several deviations to account for issues with WoRMs, generally gaps for mainly terrestrial groups such as Insects