what is species? state in terms of 1 hierachy of classifications, 2 in relation to production

 

Asked by saasha.joshua | 21st Oct, 2018, 03:07: PM

Expert Answer:

A group of closely related organisms that are very similar to each other and are usually capable of interbreeding and producing fertile offspring are called species. The hierarchial classification includes: kingdom, phylum, class, order, family, genus, species. 
Species can be defined on the two individuals of the appropriate sexes or mating types can produce fertile offspring, typically by sexual or asexual reproduction

Answered by Sivanand Patnaik | 22nd Oct, 2018, 12:08: AM