Wikidata:WikiProject Taxonomy/Wikidata lists/Taxonomic types


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label taxon name taxon rank description taxonomic type ZooBank ID for name or act Commons category image
Aeromonas caviae Aeromonas caviae species species of bacterium ATCC 15468
CCUG 25939
Aeromonas punctata Aeromonas punctata species species of bacterium ATCC 15468
CCUG 25939


label taxon name taxon rank description taxonomic type ZooBank ID for name or act Commons category image
Ardipithecus pedos Ardipithecus kadabba species species of mammal (fossil) Q56436184 Ardipithecus kadabba
Ardipithecus ramidus Ardipithecus ramidus species species of mammal (fossil) Q56436729 Ardipithecus ramidus


label taxon name taxon rank description taxonomic type ZooBank ID for name or act Commons category image
Australopithecus afarensis Australopithecus afarensis species extinct hominid LH 666 Australopithecus afarensis
Australopithecus africanus Australopithecus africanus species species of human Taung Child 64F15371-826A-40A4-A6EC-291C15343FBE Australopithecus africanus
Australopithecus bahrelghazali Australopithecus bahrelghazali species species of human Q56437815 Australopithecus bahrelghazali
Australopithecus garhi Australopithecus garhi species species of human Q56438343 Australopithecus garhi
Australopithecus sediba Australopithecus sediba species species of human Q56439016 Australopithecus sediba


label taxon name taxon rank description taxonomic type ZooBank ID for name or act Commons category image
Homo erectus Homo erectus species extinct species of the genus Homo Q56457366 Homo erectus
Homo floresiensis Homo floresiensis species extinct species of hominid LB1 Homo floresiensis
Homo gautengensis Homo gautengensis species species of mammal Q56440159
Homo habilis Homo habilis species Early human OH 7 Homo habilis
Homo naledi Homo naledi species Ape-like Hominid species. DH1 Homo naledi
Neanderthal Homo neanderthalensis species extinct species or subspecies of archaic humans who lived in Eurasia until about 40,000 years ago Neanderthal 1 Homo neanderthalensis
Homo rhodesiensis Homo rhodesiensis species species of mammal (fossil) Q56462493 Homo rhodesiensis
Homo sapiens Homo sapiens species species of mammal Carl Linnaeus Homo sapiens


label taxon name taxon rank description taxonomic type ZooBank ID for name or act Commons category image
Acanthispa generosa Acanthispa generosa species insect species Acanthispa
Acanthocalycium ferrarii Acanthocalycium ferrarii species species of plant Rausch 572 Acanthocalycium ferrarii
Achnatherum swallenii Achnatherum swallenii species species of plant Q64351471
Acropogon mesophilus Acropogon mesophilus species species of plant P01069417
Anoectangium compactum Anoectangium compactum species Aongstroemia longipes
Cereus hexagonus Cereus hexagonus species species of plant Cereus sirinamensis - plate 8 in Trew 1733 Cereus hexagonus
Eugenia plurinervia Eugenia plurinervia species species of plant P01069419
Ichthyosaurus anningae Ichthyosaurus anningae species extinct species DONMG:1983.98
Kenyanthropus platyops Kenyanthropus platyops species species of mammal Q56437616 Kenyanthropus platyops
Leisingera aquaemixtae Leisingera aquaemixtae species SSK6-1
Orrorin tugenensis Orrorin tugenensis species 6-million-year-old hominid discovered in 2000 in Kenya Q56435946 Orrorin
Oryzopsis swallenii Oryzopsis swallenii species species of plant Q64351471
Oscillochloris trichoides Oscillochloris trichoides species species of bacterium DG-6
Ouratea sipaliwiniensis Ouratea sipaliwiniensis species species of plant holotype of Ouratea sipaliwiniensis
Paranthropus boisei Paranthropus boisei species species of mammal OH 5 Paranthropus boisei
Polianthes tuberosa Polianthes tuberosa species species of plant Q64404178
Polysiphonia stricta Polysiphonia stricta species species of alga Polysiphonia urceolata Polysiphonia stricta
Pseudolarix amabilis Pseudolarix amabilis species species of plant K000287582 Pseudolarix amabilis
Sahelanthropus tchadensis Sahelanthropus tchadensis species species of mammal (fossil) Q1315748 Sahelanthropus
Siamcyclops cavernicolus Siamcyclops cavernicolus species NHM 2011.2080 33DF0C7F-AFB6-409A-A5B3-45ED0664B27C
Sisyrinchium hitchcockii Sisyrinchium hitchcockii species species of plant WTU 254883
Tetraserica bendai Tetraserica bendai species species of insect Tetraserica bendai - holotype
Tyrannosaurus rex Tyrannosaurus rex species species of reptile known only from fossils CM 9380 D7D6DF08-5B63-4810-926D-AA0920D76FE5 Tyrannosaurus

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This page was originally for types more generally, including type species for genera and type genera for families. The amount of data in Wikidata about type species and type genera has outgrown the technical limits of this page by May 2018. The underlying query yielded about 26k results as of February 2020.