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classification

another term for taxonomy

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taxonomy

a branch of science that concerns classification

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kingdom

the second highest taxonomic rank below dominate

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Phylum

taxonomic rank below kingdom but above class

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class

taxonomic rank above order but above phylum

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order

taxonomic rank above family but below class

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family

taxonomic rank above genus but below order

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Genus

taxonomic rank above species but below family

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species

Taxonomic rank below genus

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Animalia

animal kingdom, highest taxonomic rank

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Chordata

taxonomic rank below animalia

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Mammalia

Scientific name for mammals

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Primates

Group that includes apes and monkeys

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Hominid

Walking on 2 legs

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Linnaeus

A sweetish zoologist

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Dichotomous Key

Chart

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Archaebacteria

bacteria

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Bacteria

harmful cells

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Protista

alge and slime molds

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Fungi

Mold

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Plantae

scientific name for plants