As nouns the difference between taxonomy and syndactyly
is that taxonomy
is the science or the technique used to make a classification while syndactyly
is (biology) the normal condition, in some animals and birds, of having fused digits.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
The science or the technique used to make a classification.
A classification; especially , a classification in a hierarchical system.
(taxonomy, uncountable) The science of finding, describing, classifying and naming organisms.
* alpha taxonomy
* folk taxonomy
* scientific taxonomy
(biology) The normal condition, in some animals and birds, of having fused digits.
The anomalous condition, in humans, of having some fingers or toes fused with a web.
* 2008 , Guinness World Records — Human Body — Extreme Bodies —
Most Fingers and Toes — Living Person
- Pranamya Menaria (India; born August 10, 2005) has 25 in total (12 fingers and 13 toes). This is as a result of the condition Polydactyly and Syndactyly .