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
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS)
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Family
AlgaeBase
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Family
BOLDS resource for higher-level taxa
BOLDS images II Family
BOLDS resource for species-level taxa Family
BioImages resource Family
Biopix Family
Botany resource Family
Number of DNA and specimen records in GGBN Family
  • Sargassaceae
EOL Group on Flickr Family
EOL Group on Flickr Family
EOL Metrics Family
  • Sargassaceae
Environments Family
Environments Family
Herbarium Specimen Images (E) Family
IABIN resource Family
IUCN Red List Family
IUCN Red List
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Family
BioLib.cz Import Family
BioLib.cz Import
BOLDS resource for higher-level taxa
MarLIN resource Family
NCBI Taxonomy
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Family
Number of pages in BHL Family
  • Sargassaceae
Number of records in GBIF Family
  • Sargassaceae
Number of sequences in GenBank Family
  • Sargassaceae
Number of specimens with sequence in BOLDS Family
  • Sargassaceae
OBIS Environmental Information
  • Sargassaceae Kützing, 1843
OBIS depth range resource Family
Ocean Genome Resource- genomic DNA available Family
Sloan-CoML NameLink Project
  • Sargassaceae
IUCN Structured Data Family
Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012
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Family
Undersea Production test 2 Family
World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS)
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Family
Wikimedia Commons Family
Wikipedia
Wikipedia Family
Wikipedia Family
Wikipedia Family
iNaturalist Images Family

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