Who and when proposed the five kingdom classification? Give the name of the five kingdoms.
Five kingdom system was proposed by RH Whittaker in 1969.
The five kingdom are
(i) Monera [ii) Protista (iii) Fungi (iv) Plantae (v) Animalia
Kingdom-Monera and Protista both include photosynthetic and non-photosynthetic forms
and organism with cell wall and without cell wall.
Unicellular green algae like Chlamydomonas and Volvox have not been included in kingdom-Protista.
The slime moulds are quite different from the other protists with which they have been