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Eukaryota (eukaryotes)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Domain)

ANIMALIA (animals)
EUMETAZOA (metazoans), eg: Saturnia pavonia (Emperor Moth) - Female adult - dorsal view PORIFERA (sponges), eg: Sycon ciliatum (a calcareous sponge) - Large individuals
Species 4011 subtaxa 4000 ident refs
CHROMISTA (algae)
CERCOZOA (a phylum of protozoans), eg: Euglypha compressa (a testate rhizopod) - Living? animal CILIOPHORA (a phylum of chromist protozoans), eg: Unidentified Vorticella (Unidentified A Genus Of Ciliate Protozoans) - Cell GLOBOTHALAMEA (a class of foraminiferans), eg: Elphidium crispum (a foraminiferan) - Shell - top view MYZOZOA (a phylum of protozoans), eg: Glenodinium cinctum (a dinoflagellate) - Cell OCHROPHYTA (a phylum of chromists), eg: Pelvetia canaliculata (Channelled Wrack) - Thallus OOMYCOTA (a group of mainly plant-parasitic fungi), eg: Phytophthora infestans (Potato Blight, Potato Late Blight & Tomato Blight (Causative Agent)) - Lesions on leaf Unidentified Chromista (Unidentified Algae), eg: Unidentified Chromista (Unidentified Algae) - Cells on tubes (Chlorophyta/Xanthophyta) (filamentous alga sp), eg: Ulva lactuca (Sea Lettuce) - Thallus
Species 153 subtaxa 207 ident refs
FUNGI S.S. (true fungi)
Anamorphic fungi (mitosporic fungi), eg: (Coelomycetes) (stem- and leaf-fungi) - Leaf spots on leaf under surface - close-up ASCOMYCOTA (spore shooters), eg: Tuber aestivum (Summer Truffle) - Fruitbody - dried BASIDIOMYCOTA (spore droppers), eg: Amanita muscaria (Fly Agaric) - Cap - top view (Ectomycorrhizal fungi) (fungi that form ectomycorrhizae), eg: Rozites caperatus (The Gypsy) - Fruitbody - side view - in situ (Gasteromycetes) (puffballs, earthstars,  earthballs, stinkhorns, truffles etc.), eg: Phallus impudicus var. impudicus (Stinkhorn) - Fruitbodies - in situ (Micromycetes) (microfungi), eg: Marchandiomyces corallinus (a lichenicolous anamorphic basidiomycete) - In situ (Macromycetes) (larger fungi, macrofungi), eg: Lactarius blennius (Slimy Milk-cap, Beech Milkcap) - Fruitbody - oblique view - in situ BLASTOCLADIOMYCOTA (a phylum of fungi), eg: Physoderma asphodeli (a chytridiomycete fungus) - Leaf top surface - lesion - close-up CHYTRIDIOMYCOTA (chytridomycete fungi, chytrids), eg: Unidentified Chytridium (Unidentified A Genus Of Chytridiomycete Fungi) - Galled Vaucheria geminata reproductive structure ZYGOMYCOTA (pin moulds), eg: Unidentified Mucor (Unidentified A Genus Of Pinmoulds) - Sporangiophores Unidentified Fungi s.s. (Unidentified True Fungi), eg: Unidentified Fungi s.s. (Unidentified True Fungi) - Fruitbody (Lichenes) (lichens), eg: (Lichenes) (lichens) - Apothecia
Informal 4158 subtaxa 4925 ident refs
PLANTAE Haeckel, 1866 (plants)
(Macrophytes) (multi-cellular plants), eg: Pelvetia canaliculata (Channelled Wrack) - Thallus BILIPHYTA (red seaweeds), eg: Calliblepharis jubata (Lance-shaped Eyelash Weed) - Plant TRACHEOPHYTA (vascular plants), eg: Pinus sylvestris (Scots Pine) - Tree - open grown VIRIDIPLANTAE (lower green plants), eg: Ulva lactuca (Sea Lettuce) - Thallus
Species 1881 subtaxa 1009 ident refs
PROTOZOA (protists, single-celled organisms)
BICILIATA (a subkingdom of protozoans), eg: Phacus triqueter (a euglenoid protist) - Lateral view Coleps (a genus of protists), eg: Unidentified Coleps (Unidentified A Genus Of Protists) - Ciliate Cothurnia (a protozoan), eg: Unidentified Cothurnia (Unidentified A Protozoan) - Side view Epistylis (a genus of peritrich ciliates), eg: Unidentified Epistylis (Unidentified A Genus Of Peritrich Ciliates) - Colony attached to Copepod Mayorella (a genus of amoebae), eg: Unidentified Mayorella (Unidentified A Genus Of Amoebae) - Cell Monodinium (a genus of protists), eg: Unidentified Monodinium (Unidentified A Genus Of Protists) - Two ciliates Ophrydium (a genus of protists), eg: Unidentified Ophrydium (Unidentified A Genus Of Protists) - Colonies in pond Pleuronema (a genus of protists), eg: Unidentified Pleuronema (Unidentified A Genus Of Protists) - Ciliate protozoan Rhabdostyla (a genus of protists), eg: Unidentified Rhabdostyla (Unidentified A Genus Of Protists) - On ostracod carapace SARCOMASTIGOPHORA (rhizopods and flagellates), eg: Amoeba s.l. (a group of protists) - Cell SARCOMASTIGOTA (a subkingdom of protozoans), eg: Mucilago crustacea var. crustacea (a slime mould) - Fruitbody Spirostomum (a genus of protists), eg: Unidentified Spirostomum (Unidentified A Genus Of Protists) - Turning Stylonchia (a genus of protists), eg: Unidentified Stylonchia (Unidentified A Genus Of Protists) - Animal Tokophyra (a genus of protists), eg: Unidentified Tokophyra (Unidentified A Genus Of Protists) - Epizooite Unidentified Protozoa (Unidentified Protists, Single-celled Organisms), eg: Unidentified Protozoa (Unidentified Protists, Single-celled Organisms) - Cell
Phylum 114 subtaxa 94 ident refs
Unidentified organisms (Identification invited)
Galled inflorescence of Plantago lanceolata (Galled inflorescence of Ribwort Plantain), eg: Galled inflorescence of Plantago lanceolata (Galled inflorescence of Ribwort Plantain) - Galled inflorescence Infection(?) on leaves of Sorbus torminalis (Infection(?) on leaves of wild service tree), eg: Infection(?) on leaves of Sorbus torminalis (Infection(?) on leaves of wild service tree) - Leaf showing ?fungal stromata
Species aggregate 2 subtaxa  
(Associated organisms) (co-occurring organisms)
Underside of upturned rock at low tide
Informal    
(Fungi s.l.) (fungi (in the broad sense))
OOMYCOTA (a group of mainly plant-parasitic fungi), eg: Phytophthora infestans (Potato Blight, Potato Late Blight & Tomato Blight (Causative Agent)) - Lesions on leaf FUNGI S.S. (true fungi), eg: Amanita muscaria (Fly Agaric) - Cap - top view MYXOGASTREA (slime moulds), eg: Mucilago crustacea var. crustacea (a slime mould) - Fruitbody
Species 4310 subtaxa 10162 ident refs
(Seaweeds) (differentiated, multicellular, marine algae)
PHAEOPHYCEAE (brown seaweeds), eg: Pelvetia canaliculata (Channelled Wrack) - Thallus RHODOPHYTA (red seaweeds), eg: Calliblepharis jubata (Lance-shaped Eyelash Weed) - Plant ULVOPHYCEAE (a class of green algae), eg: Ulva lactuca (Sea Lettuce) - Thallus
Species 75 subtaxa 132 ident refs

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Biopix: http://www.biopix.dk/ 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): http://www.glaucus.org.uk British Marine Life Study Society (Glaucus)

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