ERIC Number: EJ588655
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Three Domains, Not Five Kingdoms: A Phylogenetic Classification System.
Peirce, Susan K.
American Biology Teacher, v61 n2 p132-36 Feb 1999
Argues that the Woesian three domain view of life should replace the five kingdom taxonomic scheme presented in most general biology texts and courses. Presents evidence for employing the three domain scheme and a related activity for classroom use. Contains 11 references. (WRM)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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