11-12phylogeny_Lecture 30

11-12phylogeny_Lecture 30 - Classifying Species Inferring...

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5/10/11 Classifying Species & Inferring Relationships
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5/10/11 Naming & classifying Earth’s organisms is important Ecological interactions: which species depend on which other species Economic value: biotech Evolutionary biology: species diversification patterns through time; how species influence each other’s evolution.
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5/10/11 3 Domains of Life on Earth Archaea Bacteria have prokaryotic cells Eukarya have eukaryotic cells.
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5/10/11 Domain Eukarya Supergroups Kingdoms Phyla Classes Orders Families Genera Species Classification system (focusing on eukaryotes): a nested hierarchy
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5/10/11 Kingdom Animalia Kingdom Fungi * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * The set of Eukaryotic Life on Earth: 7 major supergroups * * * * * Kingdom Plantae
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5/10/11 Classification of the gray wolf (common name) Canis lupus (scientific name)
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5/10/11 Some species concepts: Biological --mating criterion, but many species are asexual & catching others doing it can be hard . Morphological
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This note was uploaded on 05/10/2011 for the course BIO 103 taught by Professor Geek during the Spring '11 term at University of Wisconsin.

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11-12phylogeny_Lecture 30 - Classifying Species Inferring...

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