What is the scientific name of an organism that has the following classification?
Kingdom - Animalia
Phylum - Chordata
Class - Mammalia
Order - Carnivora
Family - Felidae
Genus - Felis
Species - catus
As we go from species to kingdom in a taxonomic hierarchy, the number of common characteristics ______.
remain the same
may increase or decrease
In scientific names, only the _____ is capitalised.
The system of scientific naming was first introduced by_______.
Anton Van Leeuwenhoek
Interbreeding of two members of the same ______ produce fertile offsprings.
Who is the father of modern taxonomy?
None of these
If two organisms belong to the same order, they would also belong to the same _____ and ______.
All the phyla together constitute the
Which of the following statement is incorrect?
Organisms of similar species constitute the genus
Organisms of various orders constitute a phyla
Organisms of various phyla constitute a kingdom
Organisms of similar genus constitute the family
Which of the following statement(s) is/are NOT true for the taxonomic rank of the species?
Organisms within a species cannot interbreed.
Species is the highest taxonomic rank.
Organisms of a species share maximum similarities.
Organisms of different species constitute a genus.