Cichlid Room Companion

TERM: Description of glossary term.


Kontext: Taxonomie

taxon

With reference to a particular grouping of species at any level. Thus a species is a taxon, but so is a genus, a family, and so on. Plural is taxa

Literatur

Barlow, George W.. 2002. "The Cichlid Fishes (Nature's Grand Experiment in Evolution)". Perseus Publishing. pp. 352 pp. ISBN: 9780738203768 (crc03927) (Kurzfassung)

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