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
Mollusca Phylum Family MolluscaBase
Chordata Phylum Subspecies World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS)
Echinodermata Phylum Family 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)
Actinopterygii Class Subspecies Fishbase
Sarcopterygii Class Subspecies Fishbase
Cephalaspidomorphi Class Subspecies Fishbase
Merostomata Class Subspecies World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS)
Cephalopoda Class Subspecies World Registry of Marine Species (WoRMS)
Mammalia Class Species Mammal Diversity Database. 2019
Pycnogonida Class Subspecies Pycnobase
Chilopoda Class Species ChiloBase 2.0 - A World Catalogue of Centipedes (Chilopoda)
Reptilia Class Subspecies Reptile Database: 2 July 2018
Amphibia Class Species Amphibian Species of the World 6.0
Elasmobranchii Class Subspecies Fishbase
Holocephali Class Subspecies Fishbase
Myxini Class Subspecies Fishbase
Bivalvia Class Subspecies MolluscaBase
Aves Class Subspecies Clements Checklist v2019
Diplopoda Class Subspecies Millibase
Marsupialia Infraclass Species Mammal Diversity Database. 2019
Afrotheria Superorder Species Mammal Diversity Database. 2019
Xenarthra Superorder Species Mammal Diversity Database. 2019

Deviations: 13

Taxon Curators:

Flagged covered taxa: 1
Flagged Taxon
Insecta

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