Which one of the following belongs to the family Muscidae?

1. Cockroach

2. House fly

3. Fire fly

4. Grasshopper

Subtopic:  Taxonomy 3: From Family to Classification of Some Organisms |
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Select the correctly written scientific name of Mango which was first described by Carolus Linnaeus :

1. Mangifera Indica

2. Mangifera indica Car. Linn.

3. Mangifera indica Linn.

4. Mangifera indica

Subtopic:  Taxonomy 1: Nomenclature |
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The contrasting characteristics generally in a pair used for identification of animals in Taxonomic Key are referred to as :

1. Lead

2. Couplet

3. Doublet

4. Alternate 

Subtopic:  Taxonomical Aids: Part 2 | Taxonomical Aids |
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Which of the following is against the rules of ICBN?

1. Hand written scientific names should be underlined.

2. Every species should have a generic name and a specific epithet.

3. Scientific names are in Latin and should be italized.

4. Generic and specific names should be written starting with small letters.

Subtopic:  Taxonomy 1: Nomenclature |
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