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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Family
OBIS Environmental Information
  • Xeniidae Wright & Studer 1889
BOLDS resource for species-level taxa Family
Biopix Family
Number of DNA and specimen records in GGBN Family
  • Xeniidae
EOL Metrics Family
  • Xeniidae
Environments Family
BioLib.cz Import
BioLib.cz Import Family
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS)
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Family
NCBI Taxonomy
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Family
Number of pages in BHL Family
  • Xeniidae
Number of records in GBIF Family
  • Xeniidae
Number of sequences in GenBank Family
  • Xeniidae
Number of specimens with sequence in BOLDS Family
  • Xeniidae
BOLDS resource for higher-level taxa
OBIS depth range resource Family
Ocean Genome Resource- genomic DNA available
Ocean Genome Resource- genomic DNA available Family
BOLDS resource for higher-level taxa
Undersea Production test 2 Family
World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS)
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Family
Wikimedia Commons Genus
Wikimedia Commons
Wikimedia Commons
Wikipedia
Wikipedia Family
Wikipedia Family
ZooKeys
ZooKeys Genus
ZooKeys Family

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