Taxonomy details for Life

Not covered by any taxon frameworks (State of matter Life is the root of the tree)

Defines a Taxon Framework for Life sourced to Catalogue of Life: 2019 Annual Checklist

Downstream coverage: rank phylum

Complete: true

Overlapping downstream Taxon Frameworks: 4
Attached Taxon Rank Downstream coverage rank Source
Chromista Kingdom Subspecies
Animalia Kingdom Order World Register of Marine Species
Fungi Kingdom Subspecies
Viruses Kingdom Subspecies

Taxon Framework Relationships: 58

Taxon Curators:

Taxon Framework notes:

iNaturalist follows Catalog of Life from the root node through rank phylum. A caveat being that Kingdom Animalia, Viruses, and Fungi have downstream taxon frameworks that take precedence.