Taxonomy - The Classification of Living Things
There are many species of animals, plants and fungi in the world. But where do these classifications come from? That’s what we’re going to learn in this video! We’ll learn the background of modern taxonomy and how Carl Linnaeus influenced it. We go through terms like species, genus, pathogens and cryptogams. We also learn what domains are and why all organisms have a Latin name.
Targeted Grade Levels: 4—9
Run Time: 15 minutes