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Phylum


Biological Classifications


A Phylum (plural Phyla) is a taxonomic level used in classification. It is below kingdom and it is subdivided into one or more classes.



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



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

 


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