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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Preferred marks the preferred classification for this taxon.

Recognized By Rank Classification
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013
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IUCN Red List
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Monthly ARKive text import Class
Monthly ARKive text import Class
Animal Diversity Web Descriptions
Animal Diversity Web Descriptions
AskNature Class
BOLDS resource for higher-level taxa
BOLDS resource for higher-level taxa
BOLD images
  • Diplopoda
BOLDS images II Class
BOLDS resource for species-level taxa Class
BioImages resource
BioImages resource Class
BioKIDS Critter Catalog
Biopix Family
CalPhotos
  • Diplopoda
CalPhotos
  • Diplopoda
EOL Group on Flickr Class
EOL Group on Flickr Class
EOL Group on Flickr Class
EOL hotlist Scratchpad Class
  • Diplopoda
Environments
IRMNG
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Fairbairn, 2013 Class
  • Diplopoda
Field Museum Class in Phylogenetics: 2010 Class
Global Biotic Interactions Class
IUCN Red List Class
2010 Field Museum Class in Phylogenetics Class
BioLib.cz Import
Initial Tree of Life web Import
  • Diplopoda
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS)
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Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Class
MCZ resource Class
Moorea Biocode
  • Diplopoda
NCBI Taxonomy
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NMNH Entomology resource Class
NMNH Entomology resource Order
Natural History Museum Species of the day Class
NatureServe resource Class
Paleobiology Database
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Plazi Treatments Genus
Plazi Treatments Class
SPIRE resource
Seacoast Science Center BioBlitz 2012
  • Diplopoda
CIEE Tropical Ecology and Conservation Program Spring 2013 Class
IUCN Structured Data Class
The Biodiversity of Tamborine Mountain Class
Tree of Life web project
  • Diplopoda
World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS)
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Wikimedia Commons
Wikimedia Commons
Wikipedia Class
ZooKeys Class
Zootaxa via Plazi Class
iNaturalist Images Class

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