BioImages: The Virtual Field-Guide (UK)

ANIMALIA (animals)

Sets of Photographs

These relate to individual finds ("biological records") of the organism.

Taxon Summary # images # microphotos Date Vice-county Country
Animalia? Egg 3 3 15 Oct 2013 Berks England


Rank Taxon #subtaxa #photos #macrophotos #microphotos #notes #refs
Class ACANTHOCEPHALA (thorny-headed worms)           5
Phylum CTENOPHORA Eschscholtz, 1829 (comb jellies)           5
Subkingdom EUMETAZOA (metazoans) 3405 19006 12209 1582 4 4622
Phylum PORIFERA Grant, 1836 (sponges) 8 55 10 11   15
Informal (Invertebrates) (Invertebrates) 3001 16255 11473 1340 4 3868

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Dung identification

Pagett, M., 2007 What shat that? the pocket guide to poop identity


Croft, P.S., 1986 A Key to the major groups of British Freshwater Invertebrates
Macan, T.T., 1959 (Invertebrates) A Guide to Freshwater Invertebrates
Mellanby, H., 1953 Animal Life in Fresh Water - A Guide to British Fresh-water Invertebrates

Marine species

Marine Species Identification Portal: Marine Species Identification Portal


Gibson, R., Hextall, B. & Rogers, A., 2001 Photographic Guide to the Sea & Shore Life of Britain & North-west Europe
Biodiversity des algues marines et de la fauna marine des cotes francaises: Manche et Atlantique: Biodiversity des algues marines et de la fauna marine des cotes francaises: Manche et Atlantique
Gosse, P.H., 1855 A manual of Marine Zoology for the British Isles
Hayward, P.J. & Ryland, J.S. (eds), 1990 (marine fauna) The Marine Fauna of the British Isles and north-west Europe
Hayward, P.J. & Ryland, J.S. (eds), 1996 (littoral and sublittoral fauna) Handbook of the Marine Fauna of North-West Europe
The Marine Fauna Gallery Of Norway: The Marine Fauna Gallery Of Norway
Brackish water
Barnes, R.S.K., 1994 Brackish-water Fauna of Northwestern Europe
Eales, N.B., 1967 The Littoral Fauna of the British Isles - a handbook for collectors
Newell, G.E. & Newell, R.C., 1973 Marine Plankton - a practical guide

Pest species

HYPPZ: Species - Crop pests: HYPPZ: Species - Crop pests


Tilling, S.M., 1987 A Key to the major groups of British Terrestrial Invertebrates

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 1294 general literature references to ANIMALIA (animals)

ANIMALIA may also be covered by literature listed under:

(living things)

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 20515 feeding and other relationships of ANIMALIA (animals)

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