| Share
 

Examples of Systematic Classification

Examples of Systematic Classification

Common NameSpecies NameGenusFamilyOrderClassPhylum (Division)Kingdom
Humans Homo sapiens HomoHominidae Primates 2 Mammalia 2 Chordata 4 Animalia 6
Rhesus monkey Macaca mulatta MacacaCercopithecidae
Leopard frog Rana pipiens Rana 2 Ranidae 2 Anura 2 Amphibia 2
Wood frog Rana sylvatica
Long-winged grasshopper Dissosteira longipennis DissosteiraAcrididaeOrthopteraInsecta Arthropoda 2
Black widow spider Latrodectus mactans LatrodectusTheridiidaeAraneaeArachnida
White clover Trifolium repens TrifoliumLeguminosae Rosales 2 Magnoliopsida 2 Magnoliophyta 3 Plantae 6
Black cherry Prunus serotina PrunusRosaceae
Wood lily Lilium philadelphicum LiliumLiliaceaeLilialesLiliatae
Ponderosa pine Pinus ponderosa PinusPinaceaeConiferalesPinopsida Pinophyta 2
Ginkgo tree Ginkgo biloba GinkgoGinkgoaceaeGinkgoalesGinkgoopsida
Haircap moss Polytrichum juniperum PolytrichumPolytrichaceaePolytrichalesMusciBryophyta

The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th ed. Copyright © 2012, Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.

See more Encyclopedia articles on: Biology: General

24 X 7

Private Tutor

Click Here for Details
24 x 7 Tutor Availability
Unlimited Online Tutoring
1-on-1 Tutoring
 
Warning: include(Mobile_Detect.php): failed to open stream: No such file or directory in /site/html/template/www.infoplease.com/trailer.php on line 412 Warning: include(): Failed opening 'Mobile_Detect.php' for inclusion (include_path='/site/lib/vendor/pear-pear.php.net/Mail:/site/lib/vendor/pear-pear.php.net/Net_Socket:/site/lib/vendor/pear-pear.php.net/Net_SMTP:.:/site/lib:/site/vendor:/usr/share/pear:/usr/share/php:/site/html') in /site/html/template/www.infoplease.com/trailer.php on line 412