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Traits statistics

The number is the total accepted species count (per group) that have this attribute assigned.
The percentage shows the ratio between that number and the total number of accepted species (in that group).
The total number of accepted species is 486,183
Click here to restrict the statistics to accepted, extant marine species only.

By attribute

Attribute AMBI ecological group (5,156; 1%) show all
Attribute Asexual reproduction (9,432; 2%) show all
Attribute Blooming (9,279; 2%) show all
Attribute Body shape (thallus) (9,503; 2%) show all
Attribute Body size (50,504; 10%) show all
Attribute Body size (qualitative) (177,336; 36%) show all
Attribute Brooding (8,417; 2%) show all
Attribute Calcification (9,474; 2%) show all
Attribute Dispersion mode (8,139; 2%) show all
Attribute Environmental position (10,644; 2%) show all
Attribute Feedingtype (141,965; 29%) show all
Attribute Fossil range (29,192; 6%) show all
Attribute Functional group (342,189; 70%) show all
Attribute Gamete type (9,454; 2%) show all
Attribute Gametophyte arrangement (9,174; 2%) show all
Attribute Generation time (1,044; 0%) show all
Attribute Larval and juvenile development (19,669; 4%) show all
Attribute Life cycle (9,450; 2%) show all
Attribute Life span (9,383; 2%) show all
Attribute Mobility (19,196; 4%) show all
Attribute Paraphyletic group (75,692; 16%) show all
Attribute Plant habit (3; 0%) show all
Attribute Reproductive frequency (3,433; 1%) show all
Attribute Seasonality (9,376; 2%) show all
Attribute Sociability (2,978; 1%) show all
Attribute Spawning (9,433; 2%) show all
Attribute Species importance to society (40,644; 8%) show all
Attribute Supporting structure & enclosure (147,532; 30%) show all
Attribute Thallus vertical space used (5,670; 1%) show all
Attribute Tolerance to pollutants (4,722; 1%) show all
Attribute Unicellularity (12,027; 2%) show all
Attribute Vulnerable Marine Ecosystem (VME) indicative taxon (0; 0%) show all
Attribute Wave exposure (9,389; 2%) show all
Attribute Zonation (9,380; 2%) show all

By kingdom and phylum

GroupAMBI ecological groupAsexual reproductionBloomingBody shape (thallus)Body sizeBody size (qualitative)BroodingCalcificationDispersion modeEnvironmental positionFeedingtypeFossil rangeFunctional groupGamete typeGametophyte arrangementGeneration timeLarval and juvenile developmentLife cycleLife spanMobilityParaphyletic groupPlant habitReproductive frequencySeasonalitySociabilitySpawningSpecies importance to societySupporting structure & enclosureThallus vertical space usedTolerance to pollutantsUnicellularityVulnerable Marine Ecosystem (VME) indicative taxonWave exposureZonation
Kingdom Animalia5,155
(1%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
41,560
(12%)
125,625
(36%)
8,417
(2%)
0
 
0
 
1,353
(0%)
140,781
(40%)
27,277
(8%)
279,961
(80%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
19,669
(6%)
0
 
0
 
19,196
(5%)
35,007
(10%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
2,978
(1%)
0
 
38,468
(11%)
113,007
(32%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Acanthocephala0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
421
(47%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Annelida1,867
(12%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
8,344
(52%)
1,628
(10%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
1,547
(10%)
2
(0%)
15,771
(98%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
146
(1%)
850
(5%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Arthropoda1,430
(2%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
13,300
(14%)
50,966
(54%)
406
(0%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
21,792
(23%)
460
(0%)
81,157
(86%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
10,293
(11%)
0
 
0
 
10,293
(11%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
4,055
(4%)
72,393
(77%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Brachiopoda8
(2%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
16
(4%)
15
(3%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
1
(0%)
3
(1%)
434
(100%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Bryozoa68
(0%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
75
(0%)
22,164
(100%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
104
(0%)
15,436
(70%)
22,164
(100%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
287
(1%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Chaetognatha4
(3%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
6
(5%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
132
(100%)
0
 
132
(100%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Chordata31
(0%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
15,852
(40%)
3,371
(8%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
3,125
(8%)
48
(0%)
3,525
(9%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
35,007
(87%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
2,939
(7%)
0
 
25,027
(62%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Cnidaria121
(1%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
344
(2%)
13,180
(92%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
580
(4%)
0
 
13,504
(94%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
2,150
(15%)
7,752
(54%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Ctenophora0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
1
(0%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
2
(1%)
0
 
214
(100%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Cycliophora0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Dicyemida0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
119
(98%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Echinodermata173
(2%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
472
(4%)
6,681
(59%)
4,322
(38%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
1,401
(12%)
3,282
(29%)
11,323
(100%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
4,323
(38%)
0
 
0
 
4,264
(38%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
188
(2%)
11,323
(100%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Entoprocta1
(1%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
41
(21%)
199
(100%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
1
(1%)
0
 
199
(100%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
39
(20%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Gastrotricha0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
863
(100%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Gnathifera0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Gnathostomulida0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
100
(100%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Hemichordata3
(1%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
8
(2%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
407
(100%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Kinorhyncha0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
309
(100%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Loricifera0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
29
(100%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Mollusca1,355
(1%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
832
(1%)
17,559
(17%)
3,689
(4%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
83,606
(82%)
8,046
(8%)
101,573
(100%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
3,700
(4%)
0
 
0
 
3,807
(4%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
6,895
(7%)
17,549
(17%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Nematoda7
(0%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
707
(5%)
158
(1%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
6,842
(52%)
0
 
13,168
(100%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
113
(1%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Nematomorpha0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
5
(100%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Nemertea51
(4%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
1,353
(100%)
96
(7%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
1,353
(100%)
1,353
(100%)
0
 
1,353
(100%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
1,353
(100%)
0
 
0
 
719
(53%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
6
(0%)
1,353
(100%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Orthonectida0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
22
(88%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Phoronida5
(38%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
10
(77%)
13
(100%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
1
(8%)
0
 
13
(100%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Placozoa0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
3
(100%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
3
(100%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Platyhelminthes5
(0%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
37
(0%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
10,318
(50%)
0
 
2,130
(10%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
1
(0%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Porifera14
(0%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
65
(1%)
9,412
(100%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
9,412
(100%)
0
 
9,412
(100%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
1,500
(16%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Priapulida3
(14%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
3
(14%)
22
(100%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
2
(9%)
0
 
22
(100%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Rotifera0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
309
(84%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Sipuncula9
(6%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
86
(54%)
158
(100%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
158
(100%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Tardigrada0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
8
(1%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
1,234
(100%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Xenacoelomorpha0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
450
(99%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
Kingdom Archaea0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
1
(1%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
Kingdom Bacteria0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
1
(0%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
25
(0%)
0
 
110
(2%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
4,245
(75%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
Kingdom Chromista1
(0%)
1,806
(3%)
1,788
(3%)
1,850
(3%)
1,874
(3%)
51,695
(76%)
0
 
1,844
(3%)
1,654
(2%)
1,829
(3%)
710
(1%)
1,914
(3%)
60,653
(90%)
1,846
(3%)
1,846
(3%)
521
(1%)
0
 
1,845
(3%)
1,852
(3%)
0
 
14,921
(22%)
0
 
644
(1%)
1,820
(3%)
0
 
1,846
(3%)
69
(0%)
34,525
(51%)
976
(1%)
1,024
(2%)
1,871
(3%)
0
 
1,848
(3%)
1,848
(3%)
   Subkingdom Hacrobia0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
1
(0%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
365
(39%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
918
(97%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Subkingdom Harosa1
(0%)
1,806
(3%)
1,788
(3%)
1,850
(3%)
1,873
(3%)
51,695
(77%)
0
 
1,844
(3%)
1,654
(2%)
1,829
(3%)
710
(1%)
1,914
(3%)
60,287
(90%)
1,846
(3%)
1,846
(3%)
521
(1%)
0
 
1,845
(3%)
1,852
(3%)
0
 
14,003
(21%)
0
 
644
(1%)
1,820
(3%)
0
 
1,846
(3%)
69
(0%)
34,525
(52%)
976
(1%)
1,024
(2%)
1,871
(3%)
0
 
1,848
(3%)
1,848
(3%)
Kingdom Fungi0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
247
(9%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
4
(0%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
Kingdom Plantae0
 
7,626
(14%)
7,491
(13%)
7,653
(14%)
7,052
(13%)
0
 
0
 
7,630
(14%)
6,485
(12%)
7,462
(13%)
1
(0%)
1
(0%)
1,017
(2%)
7,608
(14%)
7,328
(13%)
523
(1%)
0
 
7,605
(14%)
7,531
(14%)
0
 
21,519
(39%)
3
(0%)
2,789
(5%)
7,556
(14%)
0
 
7,587
(14%)
2,103
(4%)
0
 
4,694
(8%)
3,698
(7%)
10,156
(18%)
0
 
7,541
(14%)
7,532
(14%)
   Subkingdom Biliphyta0
 
5,772
(72%)
5,675
(71%)
5,790
(72%)
5,715
(71%)
0
 
0
 
5,783
(72%)
5,069
(63%)
5,666
(71%)
0
 
0
 
1
(0%)
5,778
(72%)
5,508
(69%)
215
(3%)
0
 
5,778
(72%)
5,715
(71%)
0
 
8,004
(100%)
0
 
1,795
(22%)
5,713
(71%)
0
 
5,778
(72%)
335
(4%)
0
 
3,189
(40%)
2,546
(32%)
5,919
(74%)
0
 
5,710
(71%)
5,702
(71%)
   Phylum (Division) Glaucophyta0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum (Division) Rhodelphidia0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Subkingdom Viridiplantae0
 
1,854
(4%)
1,816
(4%)
1,863
(4%)
1,337
(3%)
0
 
0
 
1,847
(4%)
1,416
(3%)
1,796
(4%)
1
(0%)
1
(0%)
1,016
(2%)
1,830
(4%)
1,820
(4%)
308
(1%)
0
 
1,827
(4%)
1,816
(4%)
0
 
13,515
(28%)
3
(0%)
994
(2%)
1,843
(4%)
0
 
1,809
(4%)
1,768
(4%)
0
 
1,505
(3%)
1,152
(2%)
4,237
(9%)
0
 
1,831
(4%)
1,830
(4%)
Kingdom Protozoa0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
17
(1%)
16
(1%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
72
(2%)
0
 
448
(14%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Subkingdom Eozoa0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
16
(1%)
11
(1%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
72
(4%)
0
 
324
(16%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Hemimastigophora0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Phylum Picozoa0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
1
(100%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
   Subkingdom Sarcomastigota0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
1
(0%)
2
(0%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
115
(28%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
Kingdom Viruses0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
128
(94%)
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0
 
0