Which of the following is less general in characters as compared to genus?
A group of plants and animals with similar traits of any rank is
What is the correct sequence?
What is a nomenclature?
Answer: Genus and species names are written in italics
Binomial nomenclature was given by
The scientific name of mango is
The defining characteristic of living beings is
Answer: They respond to external stimuli
Which is the correct sequence of taxonomic categories?
Answer: None of the above
A taxon is
Answer: A taxonomic group of any ranking
Which taxonomic aid gives comprehensive account of complete compiled information of genus or family at a particular time?
International code of ‘Biological Nomenclature’ is applicable to
Which of the following statements regarding universal rules of nomenclature is wrong
Answer: Biological names are generally Greek and written in italics.
Specific epithet is
Answer: Second word in the scientific name of a species
Which one of the following is a taxonomic aid for identification of plants and animals based on similarities and is dissimilarities
A living organism can be unexceptionally differentiated from a non-living thing on the basis of its ability for
Five kingdom system of classification suggested by R.H.Whittaker is not based on :
Answer: Presence of absence of a well-defined nucleus.
Which one of the following is not a correct statement?
Answer: A museum has collection of photographs of plants and animals
Which one of the following generates new genetic combinations leading to variation?
Answer: Sexual reproduction
Which is matched correctly
Answer: Tiger – tigris – the species
Carolus Linnaeus ( Carl Linne) was from