Science Quiz / Prokaryotes Protists and Fungi

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characteristics and examplesphylogenic namemain group
'hairy' flagellum (ex. diatoms (silica walls), golden algae, brown algae ('seaweed'))Protist - Chromalveolata - ^^
monophyletic group that descended from ancient protists that engulfed a cyanobacteria - ex. red and green algae ('seaweed'), charaphytes (closely related to land plants) and land pProtist Supergroup
'sac fungi'Fungi
pink - thin layer of peptidoglycan, has phospholipidsBacteria
typical fungus found on foodFungi
group that includes the bacterium that causes anthrax and the bacteria that produces the botulism toxinBacteria
modified bacteria and no plasmids (giardia)Protist -Excavata
most common in forming mycorrhizae relationshipsFungi
uses H2 and CO2 to make methaneArchaea
type of proteobacteria that causes stomach ulcersBacteria
lobe-shaped pseduopods (gymnamoebas, entameobas, and slime molds)Protist - Unikonta
Parasitic bact. that causes the most common STD in the USbacteria
prossess membrane bound sac beneath membrane (ex. dinoflagellates ('red tide'), apicomplexa (malaria), ciliates (paramecium)Protist - Chromalveolata -evolved by secondary endosymbiosis
characteristics and examplesphylogenic namemain group
lives in very hot environmentsArchaea
purple - thick layer of peptidoglycanBacteria
group of photoautotrophs that are plant-likeBacteria
called 'sulfur bact.' because they carry out a type of photosynthesis that involves oxidizing H2St Bacteria
only bacteria that lacks cell walls; tiniest of cellsBacteria
mushroomsFungi
supergroup that includes: forams (calcium carbonate shells - white cliffs of Dover) radiolariansProtist
lives in very salty enviromentsArchaea
modified bact. and no plasmids (trichomonas vaginallis)Protist - Excavata
flagella with crystalline rodProtist - Excavata
use rotating flagellum to move spirally; cause of syphillis and Lyme's diseaseBacteria
Supergroup that includes amoebozoans, fungi, animals and choanoflagellatesProtist Supergroup
have flagellumFungi

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