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Archaea
autotroph
heterotroph
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binomial nomenclature
order
kingdom
phylum
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protist
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bacteria
characteristic
cladogram
dichotomous key
fungi
species
plant
genus

Taxonomy and Classification Word Search

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Heterotroph
Autotroph
Plantae
Fungi
Animalia
Protista
Scientific Name
taxonomy
Classification
Family
linnaeus
species
genus
Order
Class
phylum
kingdom
domain
eukarya
bacteria
Archaea

Diversity of Living Organisms Word Search

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Description

protist
archaeabacteria
fungus
sexual
asexual
cellulose
chitin
multicellular
unicellular
cell type
reproduction
cell wall
nutrition
animalia
pantae
fungi
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eubacteria
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binomial nomenclature
taxon
taxa
taxonomy
prokaryote
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heterotroph
species
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Classification and Dichotomous Keys Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Swedish Scientist who developed binomial nomenclature Carolus Linnaeus
Organisms are classified into how many Kingdoms? six
The genus name in the scientific name is always... capitalized
The species name in the scientific name is always... underlined
Broadest Classification Group? Domain
Most specific classification group? Species
Eukarya, Bacteria, Archaea belong in what group? Domain
Animalia belongs in what group? Kingdom
Chordata belongs in what group? Phylum
Mammal belongs in what group? class
What is used for identifying unknown organisms? Dichotomous Key
What step do you always start with when using a Dichotomous Key? Step One
When using a Dichotomous Key, do you work forward or backward? Backward
What was the Dichotomous Key based on? Taxonomy
How long did the system that classified animals by their movement last? two thousand years
How many species have been given a scientific name? two million
What is the third broadest Classification level? Genus
The word "Dichotomous" is described as having __ outcomes. two
The first person to create a classification system for living organisms was... Aristotle
True or false: Classification is the system for identifying organisms. true

Classification Word Search

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Description

binomial nomenclature
class
classification
division
domain
family
genus
kingdom
order
phylum
taxon
taxonomy
phylogeny
molecular clock
cladogram
cladistics
character
protist
fungus
archaea

Taxonomy Word Search

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Description

Homo Sapiens
Homo
Hominidea
Mammalia
Primate
Vertabrate
Chordata
Animalia
Eukaria
Reproduction
Development
Cells
Homologous Structure
DNA
Organism
Species
Genus
Family
Order
Class
Phylum
Kingdom
Domain
Binomial Nomenclature
Taxon
Taxa
Taxononmy
Classification

Taxonomy Bingo Cards

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Kingdom
Phylum
Class
Order
Family
Genus
Species
Domain
Classification
Binomial Nomenclature
Taxonomy
Taxon
Cladogram
Characteristic
Archaea
Eukaryota
Bacteria
Plantae
Animalia
Fungi
Protista
Eubacteria
Archaebacteria
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TAXONOMY CROSSWORD

Type
Crossword
Description

classification of organisms into an ordered system based on natural relationships TAXONOMY
category ranking below a genus and consisting of related organisms capable of interbreeding. SPECIES
category ranking below a family and above a species and generally consisting of a group of species exhibiting similar characteristics GENUS
a primary division of a kingdom PHYLUM
a group having certain attributes or traits in common CLASS
category of related organisms ranking below an order and above a genus FAMILY
category of organisms ranking above a family and below a class ORDER
any of three primary divisions of organisms, consisting of the eukaryotes, bacteria, and archaea DOMAIN
category of related organisms ranking below an order and above a genus FAMILY
one of the 6 basic groups of taxonomy KINGDOM
comprising all the fungus groups FUNGI
kingdom comprising all plants PLANTAE
the taxonomic kingdom comprising all animals ANIMALIA
kingdom comprising the protists PROTISTA
a large group of bacteria characterized by a rigid cell wall and, in motile types, flagella; the true bacteria EUBACTERIA
considered ancient life forms that evolved separately from bacteria and blue-green algae ARCHAEBACTERIA
an organism capable of synthesizing its own food from inorganic substances AUTOTROPH
an organism requiring organic compounds for its principal source of food HETEROTROPH
a key used to identify a plant or animal in which each stage presents descriptions of two distinguishing characters, with a direction to another stage in the key, until the species is identified DICHOTOMOUS KEY

Taxonomy and Classification Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The broadest category of life. Domain
The most specific category of life. Species
The kingdom we belong in. Animal
The organisms in this kingdom make their own food. (autotrophs) Plants
The domain containing organisms that DO have a nucleus. Eukarya
The kingdom containing mushrooms. Fungi
The kingdom that includes amoeba and paramecium. Protist
Members of this kingdom belong to the domain "bacteria". Eubacteria
Bacteria are this type of cell. Prokaryotes
This is the category below family. genus
This is the category below kingdom. Phylum
The category below phylum. Class
Genus and species are the two terms in the _______________ name. Scientific
Homo sapien is the scientific name for__________ Humans

Kingdom/Taxonomy Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The highest taxonomy rank domain
The second highest taxonomy rank kingdom
Taxononmy rank below kingdom phylum
Uses capital when compared to species genus
Uses lowercase when compared to genus Species
It begins with eu eukarya
Between phylum and order class
Between class and family order
Between order and genus family
A bacteria archae
Can be harmful and beneficial Bacteria
Classification of ranks Taxonomy
A word behind nomenclature Binomial
Another word for animal Animalia
A class for producers Plantae

Classification Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

fungi
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prokaryote
protista
animalia
plantae
domain
species
genus
family
order
class
phylum
kingdom
classify
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