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Excavates

Excavates

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Excavates (Excavates) is a group of creatures. There are 840 species of excavates, in 224 genera and 47 families. Excavates includes groups like Malawimonadidae.

EOL has data for 5 attributes, including:

  • known marine species
    • URI: http://eol.org/schema/terms/DescribedAcceptedSpecies
    • Definition: number of currently described and taxonomically accepted marine species in this clade (Appeltans et al. 2012. The Magnitude of Global Marine Species Diversity. Current Biology 22, 2189–2202. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2012.09.036)
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of excavates. View this species on GBIF

excavates Habitats

The environments in which many excavates species are known to live. Select an environment to see its excavates species checklist.

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Excavate Habitats

The environments in which many excavates species are known to live. Select an environment to see its excavates species checklist.