Taxonomy - Prokaryotic Cell Eukaryotic Cell Autotrophs...

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Prokaryotic Cell
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Eukaryotic Cell
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Autotrophs capture the light energy from sunlight and convert it to chemical energy they use for food. Heterotrophs must get energy by eating autotrophs or other heterotrophs. Decomposers , aka saprobes , are heterotrophs that recycle dead organisms by breaking them down.
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Phylogeny Systematics Hypothesis Cladistics Derived character Cladogram Dichotomou s Key Classificatio n Taxonomy Aristotle Linnaeus Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family Genus Species Common name Scientific name Binomial nomenclature
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Taxonomy is the science of grouping and naming organisms. Classification the grouping of information or objects based on similarities.
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Why use a dead language? We only know about a fraction of the organisms that exist or have existed on Earth. Taxonomists give a unique scientific name to each species they know about whether it’s alive today or extinct. The scientific name comes from one of two “dead” languages – Latin or ancient
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Devil Cat
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Ghost Cat
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Mountain Lion
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Screaming Cat
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Puma
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Florida Panther
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Cougar
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the animal shown on the previous 7 slides Common names vary according to region. Soooo……why use a scientific name?
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Taxonomy - Prokaryotic Cell Eukaryotic Cell Autotrophs...

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