Vocab. 17 & 18

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  1. science of naming and classifying organism?
    taxonomy
  2. system that give each species a two-part scientific names using Latin words?
    binomial nomenclature
  3. one or more physically similar species that are though to be closely related?
    genus
  4. evolutionary history for a group of species?
    phylogeny
  5. evolutionary tree that proposes how species may be related to each other through common ancestors?
    cladogram
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Vocab. 17 & 18
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biology chapter 17 & 18 vocabulary
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