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1

what is taxonomy?

way of classification

2

what is biophilia?

love of living things

3

umwelt

perceived world of an animal

4

folk taxonomies

people name living things based on similarities and differences.

5

what groups were not recognized by folk taxonomies?

small living organisms, subtle variation in species, animals of the ocean bottom and antarctic ice.