Chapter 23 – Understanding Diversity

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Chapter 23 – Understanding Diversity: Systemics  04:30 Classifying organisms Systematics : scientific study of the diversity of organisms and their evolutionary relationships o Taxonomy : science of naming, describing and classifying organisms. o Classification : arranging organisms into groups based on similarities
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Unformatted text preview: that reflect evolutionary relationships among lineage Carolus Linnaeus created system that lasted based on organisms similarities mainly structural. o Binomial system of nomenclature: species is assigned a unique two part name. 1. Genus 2. Specific epithet o 04:30 04:30...
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