It is estimated that about 5-30 million species of living organisms exist today. With so many organisms in the world, it is important to classify them in groups to understand their origin, diversity, distribution and inter relationship. Classification is the grouping and ranking of organisms in the hierarchy of taxonomy on the basis of similarities and dissimilarities. It's purpose is to organize the vast number of known plants and animals into categories that could be named, remembered and studied systematically. The process of placing living organisms into groups to study them precisely and to determine the relationship is called classification.
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