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Unformatted text preview: Intro – Chapter 13 17/01/2008 21:18:00 ← Bio notes January 16, 2008 ← ← Class Objectives ←- What is a species? ←- What phylum humans are in? ←- The first appearance of life. ←- Reasons behind the diversity in life ←- Difference between aquatic mammals and fish ←- The kingdom of organisms that eat glass. ←- The animals inside the human body. ← ← Organizing Life ← 1. Taxonomy ← 2. Phylogeny ← ← 1. Taxonomy is the naming of organisms based on shared characteristics. • Domain, Kingdom, Phylum, Class, Order, Family, Genus, Species • Binomial Nomenclature o Carolus Linnaeus o Genus species or Genus species • 3 domains and 6 kingdoms (currently) o Domain Bacteria Kingdom Eubacteria – true bacteria Single-celled prokaryotes o Domain Archea Kingdom archaebacteria – ancient bacteria Single-celled prokaryotes o Domain Eukarya Kingdom Protista...
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This note was uploaded on 10/21/2008 for the course BIOL 1301 taught by Professor Harbison during the Spring '08 term at University of Texas-Tyler.
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