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Taxonomy Index

Animalia
Plantae
The Rest
Here is a list of the common names of flora and fauna that have been mentioned in posts, along with their respective genera and species. The tables have been divided into their respective Kingdoms as well as their conservation status under the IUCN Red List * if known. I previously used Woese's three-domain, six-kingdom system, but with recent developments in taxonomy, I have instead switched to Cavalier-Smith's 2015 two-superkingdom, seven-kingdom system. Please hover over the species name for the tooltip that displays the image and the common name.


ARCHAEA

Prokaryotic, unicellular


BACTERIA

Prokaryotic, unicellular


Cyanobacteria
(Photosynthetic bacteria)
Order Sub Order Super Family Family Genus & Species Mentions
*Unidentified* 1

 


CHROMISTA

Eukaryotic, uni- or multicellular


Ochrophyta - Phaeophyceae
(Photosynthetic heterokonts)
Order Sub Order Super Family Family Genus & Species Mentions
Laminariales Laminariaceae Laminaria digitata 1



Oomycota (Pseudofungi) - Oomycetes
(Water moulds)
Order Sub Order Super Family Family Genus & Species Mentions
Peronosporales Peronosporaceae Phytophthora cinnamomi 12345

 


FUNGI

Eukaryotic, multicellular


Ascomycota - Ascomycetes
(Sac Fungi)
Order Sub Order Super Family Family Genus & Species Mentions
"Incertae sedis" "Incertae sedis" "Incertae sedis" "Incertae sedis" Pycnostysanus azaleae 1



Ascomycota - Lecanoromycetes
(Lichenised Fungi)
Order Sub Order Super Family Family Genus & Species Mentions
Lecanorales Parmeliaceae Everniastrum nepalense 1
Lecanorales Parmeliaceae Usnea sp. 1
Lecanorales Ramalinaceae Ramalina sp. 1
Teloschistales Teloschistaceae Caloplaca sp. 1
Teloschistales Teloschistaceae Xanthoria sp. 1



Basidiomycota - Agaricomycetes
(Mushrooms / Puffballs / Jelly fungi / Bracket fungi)
Order Sub Order Super Family Family Genus & Species Mentions
Agaricales Mycenaceae Mycena sp. 1
Agaricales Psathyrellaceae Coprinellus disseminatus 1
Polyporales Polyporaceae Fomes fomentarius 1
Russulales Stereaceae Stereum ostrea 12



Deuteromycota - Hyphomycetes
(Anamorphic fungus - not an accepted taxonomic clade)
Order Sub Order Super Family Family Genus & Species Mentions
Phaeoacremonium parasitica 1

 


PROTOZOA

Eukaryotic, unicellular