BIOTAXIS By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 1. Classification of living organisms by anatomy and features. 2.Ability of living cells to orient themselves in respect to the environment. BIOTAXIS: "Biotaxis is used to classify all plants and animals." Related Psychology Terms BIOTAXIS BIOGENESIS RESPIRATION TELEONOMY PHYSIOLOGY BIOLOGICAL TAXONOMY BIOACOUSTICS BEHAVIORAL ECOLOGY ANIMATISM CONCEPTUAL CLASSIFICATION Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BIOTAXIS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/biotaxis-2/ (accessed April 2, 2020).