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Biological Classifications


An Order is a taxonomic level used in classification. An order forms part of a class and is subdivided into one or more families.



The hierarchy of Biological Classifications, shown on the right, details some of the taxonomic ranks.



Also see:
Kingdom
Phylum
Class
Subclass
Suborder
Family
Subfamily
Genus
Species
Subspecies

 


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