Devil Cat. Ghost Cat. Mountain Lion. Screaming Cat. Florida Panther. Puma. Cougar. Biological Taxonomy. There are at least 50 common names for the animal shown on the previous 2 slides. Common names vary according to region. Soooo……why use a scientific name ?
variety: how do you make sense of it all?
Binomial Nomenclature: two names
where does each organism fit?
Kingdoms: most general
Genus: very specific
Species: just that one kind
So for every
on the planet
There is an exact place
In the tree.
King Philip Came Over For Good Soup helps you remember.
Kingdom phylum class order family genus species
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next class etc. Is A or B Correct?
REMEMBER: Kingdom phylum class order family genus species
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