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Topic last updated: 01 Dec 2021
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Classification of living organisms

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The importance of classification

Carl Linnaeus was an important biologist who introduced the classification of organisms you’ve just learnt about. Let’s see what he has to say!

Carl Linnaeus made a great contribution to the understanding of living organisms. However, his classification system is not set in stone, and scientists are still improving it today.

But why is it important? Click on the following images to understand why classification matters.