Flashcards in identification of species Deck (7)
what is a classification guide?
focus on one class
order of organism from one location
key features, habitat preference
what is a biological key?
more specialist information
focus only on characteristics allow different species to be seperated
what is analysis of DNA?
separation of species that are similar
what is taxonomy?
organise species of life
what is tree if life?
patterns of evolution
bacteria, archaea, eukaryota
what is divergent evolution?
differing life forms from a common origin
very different phenotypic characteristics