Classification of Living Things
Learn about the Linnaean system of classification used in the biological sciences to describe and categorize all living things, with a focus on finding out how humans fit within this system.
Page Lab - University of Glasgow
Research interests include host-parasite cospeciation, phylogenetic inference, supertrees, genome evolution, RNA secondary structure and evolution, and louse phylogeny.
Systematics and Molecular Phylogenetics
Learn how scientists reconstruct evolutionary pathways using computerized applications in this basic introduction from the National Center for Biotechnology Information.
Nuts and Bolts of Taxonomy and Classification
Exercise illustrating the creativity involved in taxonomy and the roles form and function, ancestral traits, and derived characters play in generating classification schemes.