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

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