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8 classifications

Kingdom
Phylum
Class
Order
Family
Genus
Species

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3 Domains

Bacteria
Archaea
Eukarya

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Domain Bacteria

true bacteria, many pathogens

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Domain Archaea

ancient bacteria, no known pathogens

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Domain Eukarya

all eukaryotic with nuclei

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4 Kingdoms in Domain Eukarya

Protista
Fungi
Plantae
Animalia

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Kingdom Protista

single celled
animal, plant, fungi
some parasitic

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Kingdom Fungi

multicellular fungi
saprophytic
some parasitic

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Kingdom Plantae

multicellular plants
photosynthetic

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Kingdom Animalia

multicellular animals
heterotrophic
few parasitic

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viruses are excluded because ___________

they cannot reproduce without a host
all parasitic

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Linnaeus

developed the binomial system of nomenclature
genus, species