In biology, taxonomy (from Ancient Greekτάξις (taxis), meaning ‘arrangement’, and -νομία (-nomia), meaning ‘method’) is the science of naming, defining (circumscribing) and classifying groups of biological organisms on the basis of shared characteristics.


The basic ranks in the modern taxonomy uses for domain Kingdom Phylum class order family genus and species.

Different definitions for the taxonomy but the main idea or definition based on how it has been a developed its conceptions naming and classification of group of organisms.

The theory and practice of growing individuals into species, arranging species into larger groups, giving those groups names ,thus producing a classification

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