QUESTIONS

(a) The classification system for living organisms is a hierachy of phylogenetic groupings
(i) Complete the table to show the classification of the green monkey Cercopithecus aethiops.
Kingdom Animalia
Chordata
Mammalia
Primates
Family Cercopithidae
Genus
Species

(2)

 

(ii) Describe the principles on which the classification system is based

(4)

 

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