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Describe the aims and principles of binomial nomenclature?

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Classification of living things will only work with organization and a common language. Carolas Linneaus established the binomial nomenclature system. This term literally means "Two name naming system" and he used Latin as the base language because at that time Latin was the universal language used by scientists. The procedures were followed by all taxonomists.
 Now when Homo sapiens is mentioned every scientist no matter what the country or language knows what it means.

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Walter Hintz

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Science teacher for over 50 years. MSc. in biology. I can answer questions in general biology, zoology, botany, anatomy and physiology and biochemistry.

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I have a MSc in biology and have been a science teacher for over 50 years. At present I am a faculty member at a college and a science consultant at seven catholic schools.

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