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Taxon

Definition

(plural: Taxa) A general term for a unit of Biological Classification. The term “Taxon” is often used as an equivalent to “species”, but this is not really correct since it can refer any level in the taxonomic hierarchy, e.g. a genus, a sub-species, etc.

 
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