Estimated number of species in different phyla

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Organism Biosphere
Reference Lecointre, G. and H. Le Guyader. (2001). Classification phylogenetique du vivant. Paris, France: Belin.
Comments See Wartt et al. 2010 PMID 20847295: "There are estimated to be 48–58,000 vertebrate species and about two million invertebrates". See BNID 103931
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