How is the kingdom animalia phylogenetic tree arranged?

Answer Phylogenetic trees are used to make diagrams representative of relationships between species within various parts of the animal kingdom. To help reduce the size of such a tree, species are broken i... Read More »

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When was the Animalia Kingdom formed?

Swedish botanist and zoologist Carl Linnaeus is often known as the Father of Taxonomy for his work in categorizing plants and animals. In the mid-1700s, Linnaeus proposed that all living organisms ... Read More »

The Classification of the Kingdom Animalia?

The animal kingdom is divided into two types of animals: vertebrates and invertebrates. These groups are called phyla. A phylum is the second classification, after the kingdom classification, that ... Read More »

How many species are in the kingdom Animalia?

As of 2010, 9 to 10 million species are thought to be members of Kingdom Animalia, which is the largest of all kingdoms. In scientific terms, each living organism belonging to this kingdom is calle... Read More »

Is the kingdom animalia eukaryotic?

The kingdom Animalia, with more than 2 million species, is eukaryotic, meaning that these organisms have cells with a nucleus that is enclosed by a membrane. All animals are heterotrophs, or organi... Read More »