Definition of Taxonomic category
1. Noun. Animal or plant group having natural relations.
Specialized synonyms: Adapid, Adapid Group, Omomyid, Omomyid Group, Kingdom, Subkingdom, Variety, Phylum, Subphylum, Superphylum, Class, Subclass, Superclass, Order, Suborder, Superorder, Family, Superfamily, Subfamily, Tribe, Genus, Subgenus, Monotype, Species, Race, Subspecies, Form, Strain, Var., Variant, Type, Group Pteridospermae, Group Pteridospermaphyta, Pteridospermae, Pteridospermaphyta, Centrospermae, Group Centrospermae, Amentiferae, Group Amentiferae, Phycomycetes, Phycomycetes Group
Generic synonyms: Biological Group
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Literary usage of Taxonomic category
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1. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and (1910)
"Hence both polyp and medusa present characters for classification, and a given species, genus or other taxonomic category may be ..."
2. Proceedings of the Conference on Weed Control in Rice, 31 August-4 September by International Rice Research Institute, International Weed Science Society (1983)
"Frequency graphs were prepared for each country to indicate the taxonomic category for each species in the two production systems. ..."
3. The Encyclopedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and by Hugh Chisholm (1910)
"Hence both polyp and medusa present characters for classification, and a given species, gertus or other taxonomic category may be defined by ..."