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ERIC Number: EJ257022
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981-Dec
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How Many Kingdoms? Current Views of Biological Classification.
Margulis, Lynn
American Biology Teacher, v43 n9 p482-89 Dec 1981
Argues for the acceptance and use of a five-kingdom classification system for biology comprised of monera, protoctista, fungi, animals, and plants. Justifies the new system based upon the difference between prokaryotes and eukaryotes. Outlines each kingdom and describes its members. (DC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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