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taxonomy
Subject Category
S Biological Sciences
Definition
The science of classification of organisms; the arrangement of organisms into systematic groups such as species, genus, family, and order.
Definition Source
Schwarz, Charles F.; Thor, Edward C.; Elsner, Gary H. 1976. Wildland planning glossary. Gen. Tech. Rep. PSW-13. Berkeley, Calif.: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station
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http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/9518.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/9518
Used For
biological classification
biological systematics
biosystematics
classification (organisms)
systematics (organisms)
USE FOR And Type
taxonomic morphology
Broader Term
Biological Sciences
Narrower Term
animal taxonomy
biological nomenclature
chemotaxonomy
homonym
insect taxonomy
molecular systematics
morphospecies
new status
new taxa
numerical taxonomy
phylotype
plant taxonomy
species identification
taxon descriptions
taxonomic keys
taxonomic revisions
type collections
Related Term
classification
herbaria
Spanish
taxonomía
Term Number
9518