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

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