37 Now we have “Domain” above the Kingdom level 3 Domains The system can change as scientists gather new information! (DNA, new discoveries)Now we have “Domain” above the Kingdom level3 DomainsArchaeaBacteriaEukarya
38 Now come up with your own mnemonic device to remember the order of taxons from domain to species. D K P C O F G S
39 Taxonomy: the classification and naming of organisms. Scientific names are universal.Binomial nomenclature – two part name.Genus speciesEx: Homo sapiens, Drosophila melanogaster, Toxicodendron radicans, Peromiscus maniculatus
40 Taxon General term for any one of these categories in the hierarchy. Plural of taxon is taxa.