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Taxonomy

field of biological classification

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Binominal Classification System

traditional taxonomy, developed by the swedish naturalist Carl von Linne in the early 1700's.

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Analytical Keys

Tools that enable someone to identify an unknown organism

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Analytical Keys Consist of

Based on observed characteristics, must be visible, constant, and quantifiable.

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Dichotomous Key

Format involving a series of questions with only two possible choices at each step