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ANIMALIA (animals)

BioImages BioImages (www.bioimages.org.uk) has 37132 images of ANIMALIA (animals)

NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of ANIMALIA (animals)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Kingdom)

Taxon Rank #subtaxa #refs #webs
ACANTHOCEPHALA (thorny-headed worms) Class 11 subtaxa 5 43
CTENOPHORA Eschscholtz, 1829 (comb jellies) Phylum   5  
EUMETAZOA (metazoans) Subkingdom 6869 subtaxa 5419 21112
PORIFERA Grant, 1836 (sponges) Phylum 3 subtaxa 16 6
(Invertebrates) (Invertebrates) Informal 6308 subtaxa 4561 17988

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Dung identification

Pagett, M., 2007 What shat that? the pocket guide to poop identity

Freshwater

Course Introduction: https://www.fba.org.uk/identification-freshwater-invertebrates-species-level-distance-learning-course Course Introduction
Module 1: Basic principles and processes: https://www.fba.org.uk/identification-freshwater-invertebrates-species-level-distance-learning-course Module 1: Basic principles and processes
Module 2: Rapid identification of species (and recognition of distinctive taxa): https://www.fba.org.uk/identification-freshwater-invertebrates-species-level-distance-learning-course Module 2: Rapid identification of species (and recognition of distinctive taxa)
Croft, P.S., 1986 A Key to the major groups of British Freshwater Invertebrates
Macan, T.T., 1959 (Invertebrates) A Guide to Freshwater Invertebrates
Invertebrates
Mellanby, H., 1953 Animal Life in Fresh Water - A Guide to British Fresh-water Invertebrates

Marine species

Marine Species Identification Portal: http://species-identification.org/ Marine Species Identification Portal

Marine

Gibson, R., Hextall, B. & Rogers, A., 2001 Photographic Guide to the Sea & Shore Life of Britain & North-west Europe
Biodiversity des algues marines et de la fauna marine des cotes francaises: Manche et Atlantique: http://www.marevita.org/index.php?option=accueil Biodiversity des algues marines et de la fauna marine des cotes francaises: Manche et Atlantique
Gosse, P.H., 1855 A manual of Marine Zoology for the British Isles
Hayward, P.J. & Ryland, J.S. (eds), 1990 (marine fauna) The Marine Fauna of the British Isles and north-west Europe
Hayward, P.J. & Ryland, J.S. (eds), 1996 (littoral and sublittoral fauna) Handbook of the Marine Fauna of North-West Europe
The Marine Fauna Gallery Of Norway: http://www.seawater.no The Marine Fauna Gallery Of Norway
Brackish water
Barnes, R.S.K., 1994 Brackish-water Fauna of Northwestern Europe
Littoral
Eales, N.B., 1967 The Littoral Fauna of the British Isles - a handbook for collectors
Trewella, S. & Hatcher, J., 2015 The Essential Guide to Beachcombing and the Strandline
Plankton
Newell, G.E. & Newell, R.C., 1973 Marine Plankton - a practical guide

Pest species

HYPPZ: Species - Crop pests: http://www.inra.fr/internet/Produits/HYPPZ/species.htm HYPPZ: Species - Crop pests

Terrestrial

Tilling, S.M., 1987 A Key to the major groups of British Terrestrial Invertebrates

General Works

Bumblebee pages: http://www.bumblebee.org Bumblebee pages
Brusca, R.C. & G.J., 2003 Invertebrates
ICZN, 2000 The International Code of Zoological Nomenclature

Biodiversity catalogs

Fauna Europea: http://www.fauna-eu.org/ Fauna Europea
Nomenclator Zoologicus: http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ Nomenclator Zoologicus

Cave life

Hunt, M. & Millar, I., 2001 Cave invert collecting guide

Coastal dunes

Audisio P. Litorali sabbiosa e organismi animali

Curation

Odourless Preservative ~ Propylene Phenoxetol: http://www.blades-bio.co.uk/help/CareSheets/Odourless%20Preservative.doc Odourless Preservative ~ Propylene Phenoxetol
Appendix I: Propylene Phenoxetol & Sevin and Rapid Freezing: http://hermes.mbl.edu/BiologicalBulletin/CLASSICS/Russell/Russell-pp68-70.html Appendix I: Propylene Phenoxetol & Sevin and Rapid Freezing
Owen, G. & Steedman, H.F., 1956 Preservation of animal tissues, with a note on staining solutions
Russell, H.D., 1963 Notes on methods for the narcotization, killing, fixation, and preservation of marine organisms
Wagstaffe, R. & Fidler, J.H., 1957 The Preservation of Natural History Specimens: Vol. I. Invertebrates

Freshwater

Bibliography
Armitage, P.D., Furse, M.T. & Wright, J.F., 1979 A bibliography of works for the identification of freshwater invertebrates in the British Isles

Invertebrates

Borradaile, L.A. & Potts, F.A. with chapters by Eastham, L.E.S. & Saunders, J.T, 1935 The Invertebrata: a manual for the use of students

Journals

Acta Zoologica Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae (ACTA ZOOL ACAD SCI H) Journal
Contributions to Zoology Journal
ZooKeys Journal
Zoological Journal of the Linnaean Society Journal
Zoologische Budragen Journal
Zoosymposia Journal
Zootaxa Journal
Journal of Animal Ecology Journal
The Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature Journal
Aldrovandia Journal
Journal of the Linnean Society - Zoology Journal
Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. Series A. Journal
Journal of Zoology Journal
Transactions of the Zoological Society of London (Trans. zool. Soc. Lond.) Journal
Regional
Annales zoologici, Warszawa Journal
Nederlandse Faunistische Medelingen Journal

Marine

Littoral
Boyden, C.R., Crothers, J.H., Little, C. & Mettam, C., 1977 The intertidal invertebrate fauna of the Severn Estuary

Microscopy

Stainsfile: the internet resource for histotechnologists: http://stainsfile.info/StainsFile/jindex.html Stainsfile: the internet resource for histotechnologists
Marson, J.E., 1983 Practical Microscopy

Museums

The Natural History Museum: http://www.nhm.ac.uk/ The Natural History Museum

Pests

Holliday, P., 1990 A Dictionary of Plant Pathology

Plant parasites

DEFRA Plant Health - Pests and Diseases: http://www.defra.gov.uk/planth/pests.htm DEFRA Plant Health - Pests and Diseases

Publishers

Fédération Française des Sociétés de Science Naturel Fédération Française des Sociétés de Science Naturel

UK Legislation

DEFRA: The Regulation and Control of the Release of Non-native Animals and Plants into the Wild in Great Britain: http://www.defra.gov.uk/environment/gm/nonnav/01.htm (UK Law on introductions) DEFRA: The Regulation and Control of the Release of Non-native Animals and Plants into the Wild in Great Britain
DEFRA/CSL Importing Invertebrates

ANIMALIA may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Associated with ANIMALIA:

is predated by submerged bladder Utricularia - bladderworts (Lamiales: Lentibulariaceae) Clapham, A.R., Tutin, T.G. & Moore, D.M., 1985 [traps (small) underwater animals]

References

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