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The highest level of classification of living things. There are six kingdoms of living things - archaebacteria, eubacteria, protists, fungi, plants, and animals
Animals that breathe air through their lungs, make milk for their young, warm-blooded, have hair or fur, young are born looking very much like their parents
Insects, lobsters, and spiders. The largest phylum of animals. have jointed feet, bodies divided into several parts, have gills or lungs
Used to identify an unknown organism. Answer a series of questions, and follow the arrow with the correct answer to each question. This helps to identify an unknown organism
An organism that is not classified as a plant or animal - mushrooms, yeast - not plants because they are not able to make their own sugar for food
An organism that is not classified as a plant or animal - single celled - algae - live in colonies, sometimes help with digestion in certain animals
An organism that is not classified as a plant or animal - single-celled, different shaped (spheres, rods, spirals)
An organism that is not classified as a plant or animal - single-celled, can survive environments that are deadly to most other kinds of life, live well in hot springs, very salty water
Scientists who identify and classify organisms - allowed to name a new species if one is discovered
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