Many people know organisms only by the common names, or "vernacular" names. Unlike scientific names, common names are almost always different for speakers of different languages. They may also vary regionally within a language. This tab shows all the common names provided to EOL for this organism from a variety of providers, including EOL curators. Currently we can only set one preferred common name per language on a given EOL page, but all the names should be searchable.

Common names listed by language

Preferred marks the preferred name for each language.


Name Sources Status
eucaryotes NCBI Taxonomy Trusted
Eukaryotes NCBI Taxonomy Trusted

Brazilian Portuguese

Name Sources Status
Eucariontes Bruno Marino Trusted
Eucariotas Bruno Marino Trusted


Name Sources Status
真核生物 Kento Furui Trusted


Name Sources Status
Eucariòtas Cédric Valmary Trusted


Name Sources Status
Эукариоты Дмитрий Козьяков Trusted


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