HyperDic: taxonomic_group

English > 1 sense of the expression taxonomic group:
NOUNgrouptaxonomic group, taxonomic category, taxonanimal or plant group having natural relations
English > taxonomic group: 1 sense > noun 1, group
Meaninganimal or plant group having natural relations.
Synonymstaxonomic category, taxon
NarrowerAdapid, Adapid groupExtinct small mostly diurnal lower primates that fed on leaves and fruit
Amentiferae, group AmentiferaeUsed in some classification systems for plants that bear catkins
Centrospermae, group CentrospermaeUsed in former classification systems
Omomyid, Omomyid groupExtinct tiny nocturnal lower primates that fed on fruit and insects
Phycomycetes, Phycomycetes groupA large and probably unnatural group of fungi and funguslike organisms comprising the Mastigomycota (including the Oomycetes) and Zygomycota subdivisions of the division Eumycota
Pteridospermae, group Pteridospermae, Pteridospermaphyta, group PteridospermaphytaUsed in some classification systems
class(biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
family(biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more genera
form, variant, strain, var.(biology) a group of organisms within a species that differ in trivial ways from similar groups
genus(biology) taxonomic group containing one or more species
kingdomThe highest taxonomic group into which organisms are grouped
monotype(biology) a taxonomic group with a single member (a single species or genus)
order(biology) taxonomic group containing one or more families
phylum(biology) the major taxonomic group of animals and plants
species(biology) taxonomic group whose members can interbreed
subclass(biology) a taxonomic category below a class and above an order
subfamily(biology) a taxonomic category below a family
subgenus(biology) taxonomic group between a genus and a species
subkingdom(biology) a taxonomic group comprising a major division / division of a kingdom
suborder(biology) taxonomic group that is a subdivision of an order
subphylum(biology) a taxonomic group ranking between a phylum and a class
subspecies, race(biology) a taxonomic group that is a division of a species
superclass(biology) a taxonomic class below a phylum and above a class
superfamily(biology) a taxonomic group ranking below an order but above a family
superorder(biology) a taxonomic group ranking above an order and below a class or subclass
superphylum(biology) a taxonomic group ranking between a phylum and below a class or subclass
tribe(biology) a taxonomic category between a genus and a subfamily
type(biology) the taxonomic group whose characteristics / characteristics are used to define the next higher taxon
variety(biology) a taxonomic category consisting of members of a species that differ from others of the same species in minor but heritable characteristics / characteristics
Broaderbiological groupA group of plants or animals
Spanishtaxon, taxón
Catalantaxó, taxon, tàxon

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