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Taxa

(noun) Plural form of taxon.

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Database of Multicellular and Unicellular organisms

... from NCBI for cellularity (unicellular or multicellular). Does any of you ever found a database with association between an organisms' name or taxa and whether it is unicellular or multicellular? Desirably, I would like to get information both on species level and on higher taxonomic level ...

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by sosippus
Thu Jul 03, 2014 1:01 pm
 
Forum: Bioinformatics
Topic: Database of Multicellular and Unicellular organisms
Replies: 0
Views: 178

How does DNA cladistics work???

... systematics, is an arrangement of grouping living and terminated creatures dependent upon evolutionary family as controlled by bunching taxa consistent with "inferred characters," that is qualities or characteristics imparted particularly by the taxa and their regular precursor.

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by pioneer07
Tue Feb 04, 2014 9:47 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: How does DNA cladistics work???
Replies: 2
Views: 1919

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... analysis and attempts at classification. In summary, if they descended from a once independent organism, that could mean the introduction of a new taxa that is superordinate to the domain. However, the unused translation equipment may have been obtained through horizontal gene transfer, in which ...

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by wildfunguy
Sun Sep 29, 2013 4:16 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Living or not? (viruses,viroids and prions).
Replies: 15
Views: 9846

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... again, we'd get much different results. Once the basic body plans were established in the Cambrian period, it would have been very difficult for taxa to change their body plan once it was established. Screwing with Hox genes in a complex mammal would probably not result in a viable organism , ...

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by elvex1
Tue Feb 05, 2013 3:20 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: On the number of limbs.
Replies: 7
Views: 3723

On the number of limbs.

... again, we'd get much different results. Once the basic body plans were established in the Cambrian period, it would have been very difficult for taxa to change their body plan once it was established. Screwing with Hox genes in a complex mammal would probably not result in a viable organism, ...

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by Luxorien
Mon Feb 04, 2013 10:46 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: On the number of limbs.
Replies: 7
Views: 3723
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