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Systematics  [ Taxonomy ]

Dictionary of botanic terminology - index of names

  In biology the systematics is the science of naming and classifying organisms in regard to their evolutionary relationships and comparative characteristics, it is often used interchangeably with the terms scientific classification and taxonomy.  
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Systematist  [ Taxonomy ]

In biology, systematists (also called taxonomist) are the scientists who classify species and other taxa, which they do with the aim of defining how they relate evolutionarily.   A specialist in taxonomy.





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