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Survival Notes For Test 2 (98% on the test)
Survival Notes For Test 2 (98% on the test)

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School
Louisiana State University
Department
Biological Sciences
Course
BIOL 1202
Professor
A L L
Semester
Winter

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PhylogenyandtheTreeofLife02252012ThingshighlightedlikethisarevocabularyThingshighlightedlikethisIrememberedfromthepretestThingshighlightedlikethisareimportantconceptsPhylogenyTheevolutionaryhistoryofaspeciesorgroupofrelatedspeciesSystematicsananalyticalapproachtounderstandingthediversityandrelationshipsoforganismsCONCEPT261PhylogeniesshowevolutionaryrelationshipsTaxonomytheordereddivisionoforganismsintocategoriesbasedonasetofcharacteristicsusedtoassessimilaritiesanddifferencesBinomialNomenclatureThesexybeastCarolusLinnaeusThetwopartformatofthescientificnameofanorganismThebinomialnameconsistsofGenusandspeciesThesearealwayswritteninadifferentfontegitalicsGenusisalwayscapitalizedspeciesisalwayslowercaseEgHomosapiensHierarchicalClassificationLinnaeusalsointroducedthesystemforgroupingspeciesinincreasinglybroadcategoriesKeepPipesCleanOFGaSKindlyProfessorsCannotOftenFailGoodStudentsClassificationKingdomAnimaliaPhylumChordataClassMammaliaOrderPrimatesFamilyHominidaeGenusHomoSpeciesHsapiensLinkingClassificationPhylogenySystematistsdepictevolutionaryrelationshipsinbranchingphylogenetictreesEachbranchpointnoderepresentsthedivergenceofthetwospeciesDeeperbranchpointsrepresentgreateramountsofdivergence
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