Taxonomy details for Animals (Kingdom Animalia)

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

Downstream coverage: rank order

Complete: True

Overlapping downstream Taxon Frameworks: 24
Attached Taxon Rank Downstream coverage rank Source
Echinodermata Phylum Family World Register of Marine Species
Chordata Phylum Subspecies World Register of Marine Species
Mollusca Phylum Family MolluscaBase
Cnidaria Phylum Family World Register of Marine Species
Elasmobranchii Class Subspecies Fishbase
Holocephali Class Subspecies Fishbase
Myxini Class Subspecies Fishbase
Actinopterygii Class Subspecies Fishbase
Sarcopterygii Class Subspecies Fishbase
Cephalaspidomorphi Class Subspecies Fishbase
Bivalvia Class Subspecies MolluscaBase
Merostomata Class Subspecies World Register of Marine Species
Diplopoda Class Species Millibase
Cephalopoda Class Subspecies World Registry of Marine Species (WORMS)
Mammalia Class Species Mammal Diversity Database. 2019
Pycnogonida Class Subspecies Pycnobase
Myxozoa Class Family World Register of Marine Species
Chilopoda Class Subspecies ChiloBase 2.0 - A World Catalogue of Centipedes (Chilopoda)
Reptilia Class Subspecies Reptile Database: 2 July 2018
Aves Class Subspecies Clements Checklist v2018
Amphibia Class Species Amphibian Species of the World 6.0
Marsupialia Infraclass Species Mammal Diversity Database. 2019
Afrotheria Superorder Species Mammal Diversity Database. 2019
Xenarthra Superorder Species Mammal Diversity Database. 2019

Deviations: 41

Taxon Curators:

Flagged covered taxa: 4
Flagged Taxon
Insecta
Insecta
Insecta
Isopoda

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