On which criteria chemotaxonomy is based?

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On which criteria chemotaxonomy is based? Can it be used for classification ?


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Chemotaxonomy or biochemical taxonomy is based on the protein and serum analysis and on the chemical constituents of the organisms. This type of taxonomy is particularly utilised in the classification of plants, as chemical constituents of plant species are stable and do not change easily.