You know your head, shoulders, knees, and toes, but what are the other important body parts? Each large part of the body includes smaller body parts, which have different functions. Keep reading to learn body part names and basic functions of the parts of the body.
The classification of living things involves organizing life forms based on shared characteristics. The word taxonomy is the term used to describe the classification of living things. The taxonomy of living things starts at the broadest level and moves to the most specific level. The basic taxonomy of living things involves eight distinct levels. Each level of the taxonomy is referred to as an individual taxon.