When was the Animalia Kingdom formed?

Answer 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 »

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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 »

Is the clam in the animalia kingdom?

Clams belong to the animal, or animalia, kingdom, according to the Integrated Taxonomic Information System. The animal kingdom includes more than 2 million species, the University Corporation for A... 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 »

Why do mollusks belong to the kingdom animalia?

All organisms are classified into kingdoms based on sets of characteristics. Mollusks have the traits necessary to be considered an animal and so belong to Kingdom Animalia.ClassificationKingdoms a... Read More »