The Living World Quiz

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The Living World

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Which of the following is not true for a species?

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The term 'New systematics’ was introduced by

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The complete name of a plant in binomial nomenclature has

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First life on earth was

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Biosystematics aims at

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Binomial nomenclature means

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The most important feature of all living systems is to

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Specimen used for original publication by the author is

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Which one of the following is the species?

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Match column I with column II and choose the correct option.

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The practical purpose of classification of living organisms is to

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“Taxonomy without phylogeny is similar to bones without flesh” is the statement of

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Which one of the following statement is correct regarding 'L' in the scientific name of Mangifera indica L.?

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Match the following entities of column I with their respective orders of column II and choose the correct combination form the option.

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Branch connected with nomenclature, identification and classification is called

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The term phylum was given by

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The science of naming the plant is known as

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An important criterion for modern-day classification is

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The classification given by Bentham and Hooker is

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Founder of "Taxonomy" is

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Sequence of taxonomic categories is

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Basic unit or smallest taxon of taxonomy/classification is

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Species is

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A species is defined as "the group of actually or potentially inter-breeding natural population producing fertile offspring and reproductively isolated from such other groups”. The above statement is given by

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Linnaeus is credited with

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Inahierarchical system of plant classification, which one of the following taxonomic ranks generally ends in 'ceae'?

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Scientific name of Mango plant is Mangifera indica (Linn.) Santapau. In the above name Santapau refers to:

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A taxon is a

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