All About Dichotomous Key Created By: Cadie Hughes


Grouping of organisms or objects based on a set of criteria that helps organize, communicate, and retain information.


A branch of biology that identifies, names, and classifies species based on their natural relationship.


Classification Of Elephant
  • Domain: Eukaryote
  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum: Chordate
  • Class: Mammalia
  • Order: Proboscidae
  • Family: Elephantidae
  • Genus: Loxodonta
  • Species: Africana
  • Subspecies: Africana & Cylotis

Binomial Nomenclature

The system of nomenclature in which two terms are used to denote a species of living organism, the first one indicating the Genus and the second the specific epithet.

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