Taxonomy (biology)
Taxonomy (from Ancient Greek: τάξις taxis, "arrangement," and -νομία -nomia, "method") is the science of defining groups of biological organisms on the basis of shared characteristics and giving ...
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BBC Earth - The bizarre beasts living in Romania's poison cave
In the south-east of Romania, in Constanța county close to the Black Sea and the Bulgarian border, there lies a barren featureless plain. The desolate field is completely unremarkable, except for one ...
Phylogenetics
In biology, phylogenetics /faɪlɵdʒɪˈnɛtɪks/ is the study of evolutionary relationships among groups of organisms (e.g. species, populations), which are discovered through molecular sequencing data and...
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Plant taxonomy
Plant taxonomy is the science that finds, identifies, describes, classifies, and names plants. Thus making it one of the main branches of taxonomy(the science that finds, describes, classifies, and na...
BBC Earth - The bizarre beasts living in Romania's poison cave
In the south-east of Romania, in Constanța county close to the Black Sea and the Bulgarian border, there lies a barren featureless plain. The desolate field is completely unremarkable, except for one ...
Haplogroup A-L1085
In human population genetics, Haplogroup A-L1085 is the lineage of almost all human males alive today. As a deep branch on the homo tree, it has two functions in population genetics. The first is as a...
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Rafflesiales
Rafflesiales is a botanical name of an order of flowering plants. The name was first published by Oliver in 1895. The Cronquist system used this name for an order placed in subclass Rosidae with the ...
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Nanobe
A nanobe is a tiny filamental structure first found in some rocks and sediments. Some scientists hypothesize that nanobes are the smallest form of life, 1/10 the size of the smallest known bacteria.N...
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Chemoton
The chemoton is an abstract model for the fundamental unit of life introduced by Hungarian theoretical biologist Tibor Gánti. It is the oldest known computational abstract of protocell. Gánti conceive...
Mesaxonia
Mesaxonians are a group of mammals that form the, not widely accepted, superorder Mesaxonia. The superorder includes the perissodactylids, hyracoids, proboscidians, and sirenians, all part of the infr...
All Species Foundation
The All Species Foundation aimed to catalog all species on Earth by 2025. It began in 2001 as a spinoff of the Long Now Foundation. The Foundation started with a large grant from the Schlinger Found...
Columniferae
Columniferae is a descriptive botanical name. The Wettstein system used this name for an order of flowering plants, with the following circumscription:That is, its circumscription is identical to the ...
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Gephyrea
Gephyrea is a now-dismantled taxon that was considered to be a class of annulated worms, containing the three modern phyla Echiura, Sipuncula, and Priapulida.
Nomina nuda
The phrase nomen nudum (plural nomina nuda) is a Latin term, meaning "naked name", used in taxonomy (especially in zoological and botanical nomenclature). It may or may not be written in italics, dep...
Inferae
Inferae is an artificial group used in the identification of plants based on Bentham and Hooker's classification. Bentham and Hooker published an excellent classification in three volumes in between...
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Non-cellular life
Non-cellular life is life that exists without a cellular structure. This term presumes the phylogenetic scientific classification of viruses as lifeforms, which is a controversial issue.Hypothesized a...
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