What is a taxa?

1. What is a taxa?

2. Catalog of taxa of the Marimurtra Botanical Garden

1. What is a taxa?

A taxon is any of the taxonomic categories used to group and classify living things.

Taxonomic classification follows a hierarchy that goes from the broadest to the most specific levels to group living things.

So we can have a taxonomic classification according to kingdom, family, genus, etc.



How is the taxonomic catalog of Marimurtra classified?

By species

However, there are species that have recognized infraspecific taxa and these have also been included in the taxonomic catalog of Marimurtra.

What information does the scientific name of a species give us?

The multiplication symbol in a scientific name “x” refers to the fact that some kind of hybridization exists in the taxon it represents.

2. Catalog of taxa of the Marimurtra Botanical Garden

In this page you can download the data about taxa contained in Marimurtra Botanical Garden.

Inventory of taxa in Marimurtra Botanical Garden, in alphabetical order (Pdf)

Last update of this information: 02/08/2023