The six kingdoms in biological classification of organisms are Animalia, Plantae, Fungi, Protista, Archaeabacteria/Archaea and Eubacteria/Bacteria. Organisms are placed in different classifications based on similarities ... More »

Biologists classify organisms based on physical characteristics and genetic relationships. Each specific kind of living thing is given a designated species name. Groups of related species are grouped together into a genu... More »

Six kingdoms of life exist: archaebacteria, eubacteria, protists, fungi, plants and animals. In the past, the two bacterial kingdoms were placed into one kingdom, but the two types of bacteria were found to be so differe... More »

The six kingdoms of living organisms are Archaebacteria, Eubacteria, Protista, Fungi, Plantae and Animalia. Each organism is placed into one of these six kingdoms based on specific characteristics, such as cell type, met... More »

Viruses do not belong in any of the five traditional kingdoms of Monera, Protista, Fungi, Plantae and Animalia, but some biologists say they belong in their own kingdom. Viruses lack cells, one criterion used to place en... More »

The kingdoms in the domain Eukarya are Protista, Fungi, Plantae and Animalia. Eukaryota consists of organisms that have a true nucleus and structures called organelles that are surrounded by membranes. More »

The five kingdoms classification system of life consists of the Monera, which includes the bacteria and archaebacteria; Protista, which includes protozoa, slime molds and algae; Fungi; Plantae; and Animalia. The five kin... More »