• Question: How many types of Fungi ,viruses and bacteria are there

    Asked by to Peter on 26 Jun 2014. This question was also asked by .
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      Peter Elliott answered on 26 Jun 2014:

      Thanks for your question but I am afraid the answer is we dont know. We have only identified a small proportion of life on land and even less so in the sea so it would be impossible to tell you how many there are.