noun, plural tax·a [tak-suh]. /ˈtæk sə/.
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Taxol′ogy, the science of classification; Taxon′omer, a taxonomist.
Other entries are first usages, in chronological order, of other names (synonyms) that have been applied to the taxon in question.
The second entry is the name-combination herein applied to the taxon.
Because there is considerable variation correlated with sex and size, each taxon occurs in the key in more than one couplet.
The last specialization is seen in at least one taxon of Orthogeomys (Orthogeomys cherriei costaricensis).