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
NCBI Taxonomy
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Species
MCZ resource
Anage Data
Animal Diversity Web Descriptions
AskNature
BOLDS images II Species
BOLDS resource for species-level taxa
Biopix
CalPhotos
  • Giraffa camelopardalis
DiscoverLife map resource
  • Giraffa camelopardalis
EOL Group on Flickr
  • Giraffa camelopardalis
EOL Group on Flickr
EOL Group on Flickr
EOL Group on Flickr
EOLspecies
  • Giraffa camelopardalis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Environments
Genome 10K Project Vertebrates
  • Giraffa camelopardalis
IUCN Red List
IUCN Red List
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BioLib.cz Import
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS)
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Species
AnAge database
Mammal life history
Mammals Resource
Monthly ARKive text import
One-time import of archived NBII images Species
Paleobiology Database
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Species
Photosynth Resource
PlanetScott.com images
  • Giraffa camelopardalis
SI Wild Photostream
South African Vertebrates
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Species
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013
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Species
IUCN Structured Data
TaxonConcept.org outlinks
  • Giraffa camelopardalis
Tree of Life web project
  • Giraffa camelopardalis
Wikimedia Commons
Wikimedia Commons
Wikimedia Commons
Wikimedia Commons
Wikimedia Commons
Wikipedia
iNaturalist Images Species

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