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What are species



  1. Define the term Species.
  2. What happens when organisms from one species breed with other species? 
  3. Imagine that you are a famous biologist working in the field, searching for a new species. As you search you stumbled on one of the animals below! Choose one of the animals below and examine it. Based on your observations and knowledge of taxonomy and classification, classify the animal. 

This belongs to the:

  • Kingdom _________ because _________________________
  • Phylum_________ because _________________________
  • Class_________ because _________________________
  • Order_________ because _________________________
  • Family _________ because _________________________
  • Genus_________ because _________________________
  • Species_________ because _________________________


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