Lecture 1 - Dr. Diana MartinDirector of General Biology...

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Dr. Diana Martin—Director of General Biology 445-0778 Administrative Office Hours Doolittle 137 (Busch Campus) Tues 3:00-4:30 PM Thurs 3:30-5:00 PM Lecture Review Busch MSLC Tues 1:40-2:40 PM Lecture Outlines at the MSLC Biological Classification Chapter 23 Classification Terminology --Taxonomy—the process of classification --Taxon (pl. taxa)—a formal unit of classification (ex. Kingdom) --Systematics—includes Taxonomy but also goes beyond --includes another dimension—EVOLUTION Natural Classification System—Grounded in the evolution history of the organisms being classified Vs. Artificial Classification System— Linnaeus (Carl von Linne) --Swedish Botanist—“Father of Modern Classification” --Devised Artificial Classification System 1707-1778
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Charles Darwin --Published On the Origin of Species by Natural Selection in 1859 Phylogeny --Evolutionary history of a group Taxonomic Levels Kinky People Come Over For Great Sex Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family Genus (pl. genera) Species
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