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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Initial Tree of Life web Import
  • Bryopsida
Monthly ARKive text import Class
AskNature Class
BOLDS resource for higher-level taxa
BOLDS resource for higher-level taxa
BOLDS images II Class
BOLDS resource for species-level taxa Class
BioImages resource Class
BioImages resource Class
CalPhotos
  • Bryopsida
EOL Group on Flickr Class
EOL Group on Flickr Class
EOL Group on Flickr
IRMNG
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IUCN Red List Class
IUCN Red List
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BioLib.cz Import
Monthly ARKive text import Class
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS)
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NCBI Taxonomy
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Natural History Museum Species of the day Class
NatureServe resource Class
Paleobiology Database
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Plazi Treatments Class
Monthly ARKive text import Class
IUCN Structured Data Class
Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012
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Tree of Life web project
  • Bryopsida
Tropicos resource Class
  • Bryopsida Pax
Tropicos resource Class
Wikimedia Commons Class
Wikimedia Commons
Wikipedia Class
Wikipedia Class
iNaturalist Images Class
iSpot southern Africa Class

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