This preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.
Unformatted text preview: II. How taxonomy got started A. Important dude - Carolus Linnaeus - made up descriptive latin names 1) Last two words most important - binomial system 2) Classification - KPCOFGS a) Basis of appearance - phenetic b) Evolutionary basis - phylogenetic III. Overall scheme to evolution - important because it helps us understand life Fungi Monerans =====> Protistans =====> Plants (bacteria) (single celled)--------------- "microbes" --------------Animals From single cells ===============> multicelled organisms IV. Where we go from here: Fungi (MYCOTA), Algae (PROTISTA) and Plants (PLANTAE - mosses, ferns, conifers, angiosperms)...
View Full Document
- Fall '10