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Eukaryota (eukaryotes)

BioImages BioImages ( has 101818 images of Eukaryota (eukaryotes)

NBN NBN ( has the UK distribution map of Eukaryota (eukaryotes)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Domain)

Taxon Rank #subtaxa #refs #webs
ANIMALIA (animals) Kingdom 6885 subtaxa 5506 21164
CHROMISTA (algae) Kingdom 261 subtaxa 319 1020
FUNGI S.S. (true fungi) Kingdom 9773 subtaxa 6560 36292
PLANTAE Haeckel, 1866 (plants) Kingdom 3177 subtaxa 1734 44061
PROTOZOA (protists, single-celled organisms) Kingdom 195 subtaxa 164 359
Unidentified organisms (Identification invited) Species aggregate 1 subtaxon    
Galled inflorescence of Plantago lanceolata (Galled inflorescence of Ribwort Plantain) Species aggregate     1
(Fungi s.l.) (fungi (in the broad sense)) Informal 10075 subtaxa 6903 37324
(Seaweeds) (differentiated, multicellular, marine algae) Informal 49 subtaxa 97 153

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Biopix: Biopix
Chinery, M., 1977 (Garden spp.) The Natural History of the Garden
Sterry, P., 1997 Complete British Wildlife

Seashore and Marine

Barrett, J. & Young, C.M., 1958 Collins Pocket Guide to the Sea Shore
Campbell, A.C. & Nichols, J. (Illust), 1976 Country Life Guide to the Seashore and Shallow Seas of Britain & Europe
Campbell, A.C., 1976 The Seashore and Shallow Seas of Britain and Europe
British Marine Life Study Society (Glaucus): British Marine Life Study Society (Glaucus)

General Works

A Snail's Odyssey: A Snail's Odyssey
Wickler, W., 1968 Mimicry in Plants and Animals

Marine species

Howson, C.M. & Picton, B.E. (eds), 1997 The Species Directory of the Marine Fauna and Flora of the British Isles and Surrounding Seas


Fisher, E., 2012 Dome Light Update

Recording and survey

BRISC: Biological Recording In Scotland: BRISC: Biological Recording In Scotland
NBNGoogleEarth: NBNGoogleEarth
Hill, D. et al, 2005 Handbook of Biodiversity Survey Methods - Survey, Evaluation and Monitoring
National Biodiversity Network (NBN): National Biodiversity Network (NBN)
Biological Records Centre (BRC): Biological Records Centre (BRC)

Seashore and Marine

MarBEF Data System: MarBEF Data System


British Association of Nature Conservationists: British Association of Nature Conservationists


BTCV - British Trust for Conservation Volunteers: BTCV - British Trust for Conservation Volunteers
The Wildlife Trusts: The Wildlife Trusts

UK Statutory

Countryside Council for Wales: Countryside Council for Wales
Environment Agency: Environment Agency
JNCC - Joint Nature Conservation Committee: JNCC - Joint Nature Conservation Committee
Natural England: Natural England
Scottish Natural Heritage: Scottish Natural Heritage

Eukaryota may also be covered by literature listed under:

(living things)
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