Biological Diversity Classification Animalia – animals, Plantae – plants, Fungi – yeasts and moulds, Protista – single cells, Monera - bacteria
Classification Examples Common Name Species Name (includes Genus/ Species) Genus Family Order Class Phylum (Division) Kingdom Humans Homo sapiens Homo Hominidae Primates Mammalia Chordata Animalia Rhesus monkey Macaca mulatta Macaca Cercopithecidae Leopard frog Rana pipiens Rana Ranidae Anura Amphibia Wood frog Rana sylvatica
Sea hares have a special ink-producing gland. They use this gland to spread purple ink in the water because it
Is an important secretion of their body
Is and excretory product
Helps to confuse predators so it can escape
Gives a purple colour to its body
Q3 Moles dig burrows and are called fussorial while deer or stag run very fast and are called cursorial. Some species change their features and camouflage, while other develop special protective structures.