who made first attempt to classify organisms on scientific basis?

Options :
  1. whittaker
  2. Carl Woese
  3. Aristotle
  4. Copeland
Answer and Explanation :-

Answer: Option 3


Aristotle was earliest to attempt a more scientific basis for classification.He used simple morphological charactersto classify plants into trees,shrubs and herbs.He also divided animals into two groups,those which had red blood and those which did not

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