Taxonomy for a long time was considered as descriptive science. Why?

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(a) Taxonomy : It is the branch of biology dealing with identification, naming and classification i of the organism on the basis of some laws and principles.
(b) It includes characterization, identification, nomenclature and classification.
© The morphological characters were considerd in the beginning to classify organisms.
(d) The species was considered static and fixed entity.