Phylogenetic Tree of Life by by David Hillis, Derreck Zwickil and Robin Gutell: The evolutionary relationships of about 3,000 species throughout the Tree of Life. Less than 1 percent of known species are depicted. Download the original diagram in a 367 KB PDF file and explore it more carefully yourself. http://www.texscience.org/reports/tree.pdf #Infographic #Tree_of_Life
Tree of Life poster It shows how over 250 common plants, animals and microbes by biologists into domains, kingdoms, phyla, orders, families and genera. It also shows where each group fits into the evolutionary history of life according to the most up-to-date genetic research.
10 Scientific Images That Changed How We Looked at the World - Popular Mechanics -- Darwin's Phylogenetic Tree of Organisms(Date: 1837) Scrawled in one of his famous notebooks ("red transmutation notebook B"), this is the first branching diagram of the lineage of organisms. The best part is the "I think" scribbled up top. "I think…this may become one of the most important discoveries in human history."