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Unformatted text preview: Systemisists: Classify organisms Numerical Taxonomy: trying to convert everything into numbers Why are the reptiles an artificial grouping? It excludes their descendants (birds, and mammals) What is Phylogeny? The pattern of descent (family tree of life) Chladigram: branching tree/diagram of living things that shows patterns of descent 17:43 17:43...
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This note was uploaded on 10/04/2011 for the course ISB 200 taught by Professor Ralphtaggart during the Spring '09 term at Michigan State University.
- Spring '09