biological classification

biological classification

the arrangement of organisms into taxa (see TAXON on the basis of their genetic relationships.
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Paper systems may well have originated as trees and eventually been converted to paper, but I feel that filing paper or digital files using a biological classification and the true meaning of the word taxonomy, is a bit of a stretch.
It contains a small number of scientific inaccuracies (e.g., biological classification of Toxoplasma, risk for death from dengue virus), and academic readers would be wise to follow their noses to the source material, much of which McNeil lists by chapter at the end of the book.
This study employs these data to build the predictive CRC model with biological classification, dimensionality reduction, and regression analysis stages, which will be illustrated in detail in the next section.
At the opening of "Robert MacPherson: The Painter's Reach" (curated by Ingrid Periz with QAGOMA'S former curator of Australian art Angela Goddard), the eminent retired museum director Daniel Thomas described the artist's work as "humorous." It's not the first word most of us would initially apply to MacPherson's oeuvre--even to the austere wordplay in his most recent projects based on street signs and biological classification, let alone his early reflections on painterly mark-making.
The author argues that the racial typing of human beings began as scientists and philosophers sought to create taxonomies for all of nature, including human beings, and shows how their biological classification of non-Europeans and non-whites into non-human categories later became a justification of slavery.
organism independently of current biological classification and nomenclature.
A New Data Model for Biological Classification. Bioinformatics, 11(1): 237-246.
22), and will again (Susan Milius is now at work on a story about the latest thinking on biological classification), scientists spend a good deal of time and energy arguing about such changes.
Each animal has a one- or two-page layout that includes biological classification, factoids and poems.
Gotthelf explores the implications of evidence within that letter to the effect that, in the few pages of Ogle's translation of Aristotle that Darwin read prior to his death, Darwin recognized that Aristotle was on his way to a workable scheme of biological classification, and that Darwin approved of Aristotle's attempts to explain the nature of biological parts on the basis of their function.
The advent of genomic technologies has enhanced the diagnosis and the biological classification of such pathology.

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