Science Quiz / Prokaryotes Protists and Fungi

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