Trivia and taxa categories

Scott T. Meissner smeissne at PRAIRIENET.ORG
Wed Mar 13 07:48:01 EST 1996

One way to remember Kingdom, Phylum, Class, Order,
Family, Genus, and species is:

"King Philip Cried Oh For Goodness Sake!

Of course plants have Divisions, not Phyla.  
So for plants this would be:

"King David Cried Oh For Goodness Sake!"

Hope that helps with remembering them.

Scott T. Meissner, Division of Science and Mathematics
	McKendree College, 701 College Rd, Lebanon, IL  62254
	Tel: (618) 537-6934 
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