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  1. How many Kingdoms did Linnaeus originally include? 3
  2. Which of his Kingdoms is no longer used in the standard system of classification? Minerals
  3. What is the new level of classification that has been introduced above the kingdoms? Domain
  4. Approximately how many specimens of plants, animals and shells did Linnaeus collect and examine when working on his classification system? 40,000
  5. Which edition of his ‘Systema Naturae’ is thought to be the most important? The tenth edition
  6. Are amphibians, birds, mammals, reptiles and fish classes or orders? Classes
  7. Does the phylum chordata include vertebrates or invertebrates? Vertebrates
  8. The definition of a species is a group of animals that can reproduce to produce fertile __________? Offspring