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
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS)
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Species
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
Botany resource
DiscoverLife map resource
  • Sargassum natans
EOLspecies
  • Sargassum natans (Linnaeus) Gaillon
Environments
Freshwater and Marine Image Bank, University Libraries, U Washington
  • Sargassum natans
Global Biotic Interactions Species
BioLib.cz Import
AlgaeBase
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Species
BOLDS resource for species-level taxa
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
NCBI Taxonomy
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Species
OBIS Environmental Information
  • Sargassum natans (Linnaeus) Gaillon, 1828
Ocean Genome Resource- genomic DNA available
Sloan-CoML NameLink Project
  • Sargassum natans
Wikimedia Commons
iNaturalist Images Species

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