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
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013
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Family
Library of Alexandria
BOLDS resource for higher-level taxa
BOLD images
  • Majidae
BOLDS images II Family
BOLDS resource for species-level taxa Family
BioImages resource Family
BioImages resource Family
EOL Group on Flickr Family
EOL Group on Flickr Family
EOL Group on Flickr Family
  • Majidae
EOL Group on Flickr
EOL Group on Flickr Family
EOL Metrics Family
  • Majidae
EOL hotlist Scratchpad Family
  • Majidae
Encyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland Resource Family
Environments Family
  • Majidae
Global Biotic Interactions Family
Global Biotic Interactions Family
BioLib.cz Import
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS)
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Family
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Family
Library of Alexandria Family
Library of Alexandria Family
BOLDS resource for higher-level taxa
MCZ resource Family
MarLIN resource Family
Marine Life in Koh Phangan resource
  • Majidae
Moorea Biocode
  • Majidae
NCBI Taxonomy
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Family
NMNH Invertebrate Zoology resource Family
NatureServe resource Family
NCBI, GGBN, GBIF, BHL, BOLDS data coverage Family
  • Majidae
OBIS Environmental Information
  • Majidae Samouelle, 1819
OBIS depth range resource Family
Ocean Genome Resource- genomic DNA available Family
Ocean Genome Resource- genomic DNA available
Okeanos, Gulf of Mexico
Paleobiology Database
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Family
Invertebrates of the Salish Sea Family
SPIRE resource Family
Sloan-CoML NameLink Project
  • Majidae
AquaMaps Resource Family
Undersea Production test 2 Family
World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS)
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Family
Wikimedia Commons Family
Wikipedia Family
Wikipedia
iNaturalist Images Family

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