Unformatted text preview: consisting of the genus plus a specific epithet. The genus name is capitalized and the specific epithet is not; when used in print, the species name should be italicized or underlined. The species name is also commonly called the “scientific name”. Many common names can be (and are) given to any one species....
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This note was uploaded on 01/08/2012 for the course BIO 213 taught by Professor Makina during the Fall '09 term at SUNY Stony Brook.
- Fall '09