Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

The Evolution of Pla

What is the order of the evolution of plants? Cyanobacteria in the bacteria kingdom Single Celled Algae in the Protista kingdom: diatoms dinoflagellates euglenoids Multicellular Algae/Seaweed in the Protista Kingdom: red algae brown algae green algae plantae kingdom
What are the 6 phyla of algae? dinoflagellates red algae brown algae diatoms green algae euglenoids
What are the characteristics of red algae? +6000 species first multicellular organism chlorophyll + another pigment sensitive deep light waves used as nori for wrapping sushi used as carageenan to mix ingredients together
What are the characteristics of brown algae? aka kelp largest and most complex protist abundant provides food and shelter no leaves or roots
What are the characteristics of green algae? mostly aquatic structurally diverse most plant like: same types of chlorophyll (a and b) cell wall made of cellulose stores food as starch (not glycogen) similar dna sequences debate over which kingdom it belongs in
What adaptations needed to occur for plants to survive on land? early plants grew in moist places and were small protection from drying transport system support system
What characteristics were evolved? non vascular: mosses liverworts hornworts vascular nonseed ferns seed gymnosperms angiosperms (flowering)
Created by: Jtboner