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Grade 5 A-2 Sci. Def

Classifying Living Things

classification The grouping of things by using a set of rules
kingdom The largest group into which living things can be classified
moneran The kingdom of classification for organisms that have only one cell and no nucleus
protist The kingdom of classification for organisms that have only one cell and also have a nucleus
fungi Living things that look like plants but cannot make their own food; example
genus The second-smallest name grouping used in classification
species The smallest name grouping used in classification
vertebrates Animals with a backbone
mammals Animals that have hair and produce milk for their young
reptiles Animals that have dry
amphibians Animals that have moist skin and no scales
fish Vertebrates that live their entire life in water
birds Vertebrates with feathers
invertebrates Animals without a backbone
vascular plants Plants that have tubes
nonvascular Not having xylem and phloem; said of some plants
Created by: scscolts