Define taxon. Give some examples of taxa at different hierarchial levels

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Taxon is a group of organisms of a particular category with distinct entities. It is a unit of classification, e.g., Housefly.
Biological name : Musca domestica
Phylum : Arthropoda
Class : Diptera
Order : Diptera
Family : Muscidae
Genus : Musca
Species : domestica