Which of the following characters given below displays the description of lowest taxonomic category of the organisms of plant and animal kingdom?
A. It includes one or more than one order.
B. It is a group containing one or more families.
C. It is a group of related individuals that resemble one another.
D. It is a group of organisms that are closely related and share similar characteristics.
Correct Answer : C.
Species is the lowest category in taxonomic hierarchy. Species is a group of animals, plants or other living things that all share common characteristics and that are all classified as alike in some manner.