Taxonomy details for Animals (Kingdom Animalia)

Relationship: Match

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

Taxon Framework Relationships: 411

Deviations: 14

Taxon Curators:

Flagged covered taxa: 2
Flagged Taxon
Bryozoa
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