Scientists aim to describe a single 'tree of life' that reflects the evolutionary relationships of living things. However, evolutionary relationships are a matter of ongoing discovery, and there are different opinions about how living things should be grouped and named. EOL reflects these differences by supporting several different scientific 'classifications'. Some species have been named more than once. Such duplicates are listed under synonyms. EOL also provides support for common names which may vary across regions as well as languages.

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Recognized By Rank Classification
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS)
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Species
BioLib.cz Import
DiscoverLife map resource
  • Lucanus capreolus
EOL Group on Flickr
EOL Group on Flickr
  • Lucanus capreolus
EOL Group on Flickr
  • Pseudolucanus capreolus
IRMNG
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Species
Global Biotic Interactions Species
DiscoverLife map resource
  • Pseudolucanus capreolus
Animal Diversity Web Descriptions
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Subspecies
NatureServe resource Species
SPIRE resource
  • Pseudolucanus capreolus
TaxonConcept.org outlinks
  • Lucanus capreolus
Wikipedia
iNaturalist Images Species

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