Taxonomy

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Variety of plant groups in Banff National Park, Alberta

Plant Taxonomy

Learn about the categories, or phylum, of the plant kingdom with examples from each.
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Plant Taxonomy

Student uses a pipet to extract DNA with other students looking on.

Fish Market Survey

Senior biology students use a DNA barcoding kit to test local grocery store fish samples, and discover if the fish they bought is mislabeled and part of food fraud!
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Fish Market Survey

a boy looks at a hamburger

Do You Know What's On Your Plate?

In 2013, many Europeans learned their beef lasagnas were actually made of horse meat. Learn about food fraud, and how a Canadian invention can help detect it.
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Do You Know What's On Your Plate?

DNA barcoding used to test food

The Classification of Life: From Linnaeus to DNA Barcoding

Learn about two taxonomy systems that scientists use to classify the life around us.
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The Classification of Life: From Linnaeus to DNA Barcoding

Ella Harvey | Data Manager at BOLD (Barcode of Life Data System)

Ella Harvey

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Data Manager
Ella Harvey is a data manager at BOLD (Barcode of Life Data System).
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Ella Harvey