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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Genus
AlgaeBase
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Genus
BOLDS resource for species-level taxa Genus
Botany resource Genus
Global Biotic Interactions
  • Acrochaetium Naegeli, 1858
IABIN resource Genus
BioLib.cz Import
BioLib.cz Import Genus
BOLDS resource for higher-level taxa
NCBI Taxonomy
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Genus
OBIS Environmental Information
  • Acrochaetium Nägeli in Nägeli & Cramer, 1858
OBIS depth range resource Genus
Sloan-CoML NameLink Project
  • Acrochaetium
Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012
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Genus
World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS)
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Genus
Wikimedia Commons Genus
Wikipedia Genus

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