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How were the classification systems of Aristotle and Linnaeus similar?
Both considered where the species lived and categorized plants and animals.
How does the classification process used by modern taxonomists differ from that used by Linnaeus?
Modern - considers evolutionary history; Linnaeus - considers mainly morphology
Why is Aristotle's system of classifying animals no longer in use by biologists?
It did not adequately cover all organisms, and Aristotle's use of common names was problamatic.
What do scientists consider when classifying organisms?
Fossils, homologous features, embryos, chromosomes, the sequences of proteins and DNA
Domain Bacteria aligns with...?
Kingdom Eubacteria - consists of single celled prokaryotes (true bacteria)
Domain Archaea aligns with...?
Kingdom Archaebacteria - consists of single celled prokaryotes with cell membranes and walls
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