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Friday, 12 December 2014

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Title :

Protists

Author :

Kim Foglia & Kelly Reidell

Number of slides:

12

Slideshow :





Content transcript :

Kingdom: Protists
Domain Eukarya
General characteristics
* Classification criteria
* eukaryotes 
* not animal, plant or fungi
Great Diversity
Problems with Protist Classification
* Too Diverse!
Theory of Endosymbiosis
Protist Diversity
* The full spectrum of modes of life
* from unicellular to multicellular 
* autotrophic to heterotrophic
* asexual to sexual reproduction
* pathogenic to beneficial
* sessile to mobile
Mobility
* How Protists move
* flagellum
* cilia
* pseudopod
Protist Diversity
* Animal-like Protists
* heterotrophs, predators
* Amoeba
* Paramecium
* Stentor 
Protist Diversity
* Plant-like Protists
* autotrophs, photosynthesis
* Euglena
* algae
* diatoms
Protist Diversity
* Parasitic & pathogenic Protists
* malaria
* Giardia
* trypanosomes
Protist Diversity
* Beneficial & necessary Protists
* small algae + diatoms
* much of the world’s photosynthesis
* produces ~90% of atmospheric oxygen
* heterotrophic protists + animals
* key ecological role at base of 
marine food web 


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