Zoology-Ch 10

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Zoology-Ch 10
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2010-12-02 17:10:20
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Classification and Phylogeny of Animals
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  1. CLASSIFICATION
    grouping animals together
  2. SYSTEMATICS/TAXONOMY
    study of types and diversity of animals and how they are related
  3. BINOMIAL NOMENCLATURE
    rules for the naming of animals in a system (Linnaeus)
  4. TWO LATINIZED NAMES FOR ANIMALS
    genus and species epithet
  5. 4 TYPES OF SPECIES CONCEPTS
    • typological or morphological
    • evolutionary
    • phylogenetic
    • biological
  6. 7 HEIRACHY OR TAXA
    • kingdom
    • phylum
    • class
    • order
    • family
    • genus
    • species
  7. PHYLOGENETIC TREES OR CLADOGRAMS
    systematic methods to determine phylogeny
  8. MONOPHYLETIC
    share same ancestor
  9. POLYPHYLETIC
    do not share same ancestor
  10. PARAPHYLETIC
    share same ancestor but does not include all descendants

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