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Tribe (biology)

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In biology, a tribe is a taxonomic rank above genus, but below family and subfamily. [1]

17 relations: Acalypheae, Bacteriology, Biology, Bombini, Botany, Family (biology), Genus, Hominini, Human taxonomy, International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature, Nomenclature codes, Pseudomonas, Subfamily, Taxonomic rank, Taxonomy (biology), Tuna, Zoology.


The Acalypheae is a tribe of the subfamily Acalyphoideae, under the family Euphorbiaceae.

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Bacteriology is the branch and specialty of biology that studies the morphology, ecology, genetics and biochemistry of bacteria as well as many other aspects related to them.

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Biology is the natural science that studies life and living organisms, including their physical structure, chemical composition, function, development and evolution.

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The Bombini are a tribe of large bristly apid bees which feed on pollen or nectar.

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Botany, also called plant science(s), plant biology or phytology, is the science of plant life and a branch of biology.

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Family (biology)

In biological classification, family (familia, plural familiae) is one of the eight major taxonomic ranks; it is classified between order and genus.

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A genus (genera) is a taxonomic rank used in the biological classification of living and fossil organisms, as well as viruses, in biology.

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The Hominini, or hominins, form a taxonomic tribe of the subfamily Homininae ("hominines").

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Human taxonomy

Human taxonomy is the classification of the human species (systematic name Homo sapiens) within zoological taxonomy.

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International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature

The International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature (ICZN) is an organization dedicated to "achieving stability and sense in the scientific naming of animals".

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Nomenclature codes

Nomenclature codes or codes of nomenclature are the various rulebooks that govern biological taxonomic nomenclature, each in their own broad field of organisms.

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Pseudomonas is a genus of Gram-negative, Gammaproteobacteria, belonging to the family Pseudomonadaceae and containing 191 validly described species.

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In biological classification, a subfamily (Latin: subfamilia, plural subfamiliae) is an auxiliary (intermediate) taxonomic rank, next below family but more inclusive than genus.

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Taxonomic rank

In biological classification, taxonomic rank is the relative level of a group of organisms (a taxon) in a taxonomic hierarchy.

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Taxonomy (biology)

Taxonomy is the science of defining and naming groups of biological organisms on the basis of shared characteristics.

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A tuna is a saltwater fish that belongs to the tribe Thunnini, a sub-grouping of the mackerel family (Scombridae).

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Zoology or animal biology is the branch of biology that studies the animal kingdom, including the structure, embryology, evolution, classification, habits, and distribution of all animals, both living and extinct, and how they interact with their ecosystems.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tribe_(biology)

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