The international botanical congress has produced the

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The International Botanical Congress has produced the International Code of Botanical Nomenclature [ ICBN ] . The International Union of Biological Sciences [IUBS] has produced the International Code of Zoological Nomenclature [ ICZN ]. There are also codes for viruses and for bacteria.
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1/10/11 Linnaeus and the Origins of Modern Biological Nomenclature Linnaeus over his life ambitiously sought to catalog all living things into organized groups. Linnaeus’ great summaries of animal and plant life are the official beginning of modern biological nomenclature.
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1/10/11 Taxonomy {tax/tact} = arrange taxon tactic syntax systematics {sys} + {temat} + {ics}
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1/10/11 Classification of Organisms before Darwin Most of us assume that animals or plants that have common ancestors belong in the same group. People should be grouped with chimpanzees because we share a common origin. Before Darwin, that was a rare or nonexistent idea Charles Darwin
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1/10/11 Classification of Organisms before Darwin Most of us assume that animals or plants that have common ancestors belong in the same group.
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