Flashcards in Species Concepts and Taxonomy Classification Deck (12):
Populations of organisms that can reproduce with one another while being isolated from reproducing with other populations.
The smallest set of organisms that share a common ancestor and can be distinguished from other groups.
Organisms that can recognized each other as potential mates.
Single population that contains its identity from other such lineages and has their own evolution tendencies and historical fate.
Species that are recognized only on morphology (Anatomy)
Name the 3 types of classification in Taxonomy
Clues that are left about an organism that are not sure about its evolutional history
Two groups evolved from the same Nodes
What is the difference between Category and Taxon (Taxa)?
Taxon- Scientific Names
When a character reverts from a derived state back to the ancestral state over many generations