Why there is need to classify the organisms ?

Asked by Aryan | 2nd Jan, 2018, 07:25: PM

Expert Answer:

It is necessary to classify organisms because:

  • Classification allows us to understand diversity better.
  • It helps in the identification of living organisms as well as in understanding the diversity of living organisms.
  • Classification helps us to learn about different kinds of plants and animals, their features, similarities and differences.
  • It enables us to understand how complex organisms evolve from simpler organisms.
  • To understand and study the features, similarities and differences between different living organisms, they are grouped under different categories.
  • Classification is a tool which helps us to deal with a great diversity of living forms.
  • It is essential to understand the inter-relationships among the different groups of organisms.
  • Classification forms a base for the development of other biological sciences. 

Answered by Sheetal Kolte | 3rd Jan, 2018, 10:30: AM