Classification and Taxonomy. Order, Organization, & Naming of all life on Earth. Classifying Organisms. Taxonomy : the science of describing, naming, and classifying organisms. Ways to Classify Organisms. Unicellular vs. multicellular Prokaryote vs. eukaryote Autotroph vs. heterotroph
Order, Organization, & Naming of all life on Earth
Some of the first Archaea were found in the hot springs of Yellowstone Park
We continue to break organisms into more and more specific categories.
Same information, just presented in a different way
Species: Homo sapeins
There are at least 50 common names for the cougar. The same issue arises with many other organisms!
Binomial nomenclature- a two-part name system for writing scientific names. Based on Latin.