Classifications

What are the 7 levels of taxon?
Kingdom, Phylum, Class, Order, Family, Genus, Species
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What are the 5 kingdoms?
Prokaryotae, Protoctista, Fungi, Animalia, Plantae
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What is phylogenics?
The study of evolutionary history of groups of organisms. It tells us who is related to whom and how closely related they are.
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What is prokaryotae?
Unicellular organisms. No nuclei, circular DNA and no membrane bound organelles.
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What is protoctista?
A diverse group, all with eukaryotic cells, no cellulose walls, example is amoeba.
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What is fungi?
Diverse group with non-cellulose walls, non-photosynthetic, eukaryotic cells and they secrete enzymes .
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What is animalia?
All animals, multicellular, eukaryotic cells with no cells walls.
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What is plantae?
All plants, multicellular, eukaryotic cells with a cellulose cell wall and photosyntheitc.
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