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s/lesson 3/Protist


Protist Eukaryotes that cannot be classified as animals, plants, or fungi.
protozoans Unicellular orginsms in the kingdom protista
pseudopods Help sarcodines move and feed by forming temporary bulges of the cell.
contractile vacuole A structure that collects and expels excess water from the cell.
cilia Hairlike projections beat with a wavelike motion moving the organism.
Can protists are eukaryotes be classified as animals, plants, or fungi. no
what produce oxygen and are a source of food for other organisms. aglea
Most ____-like protists can move to get food. animal
What do algea use their pigments for. To capture the suns energy.
______ are animal-like protists. protozoanas
What are plant-like protists are commonly called algea
________ have hair-like projections that beat with a wavelike motion to move the organism. ciliets
Algae contain many types of ___________ , or chemicals that produce color. pigments
A(n) _____________ is a tiny cell that is able to grow into a new organism. spore
What characteristic distinguishes most animal-like protists from other protists? Heterotrophs, unicellular, and move to get food
What characteristic distinguishes plant-like protists from other protists? Use pigments to capture suns energy, autotrophs, can be multi or unicellular.
What characteristic distinguishes fungus-like protists from other protists? Heterotrophs, have cell walls, and use spores to reproduce.
plant-like protists algea
a temporary bulge of the cytoplasm used for feeding and movement pseudopod
hair-like projections that are used to sweep in food and move cilia
a tiny cell that is able to grow into a new organism spore
a eukaryote that cannot be classified as an animal, plant, or fungus protist
a chemical that produces color pigment
an animal-like protist protozoan
a structure that collects excess water and expels it from a cell contractile vacuole
the neon glow given off by dinoflagellates photoluminescent
a toxic condition in the water caused by dinoflagellates that makes the water red red tide
Fungus-like protists share qualities of animals and plants. Fungus-like protists are ___, have cell ____, and use _____ to reproduce. All fungus-like protists can _________ at some point in their lives. protist,walls,spores,move
Algae are_____, can be unicellular or__________, and use _____ to capture the sun’s energy. Most use the ______ energy to make their own food. autotrophs,multicellular,pigments,suns
Algae play a significant role in many environments. Some algae in ponds, lakes, and oceans produce much of Earth’s ________ and are an important source of _______ for other organisms. atmosphere,food
List the four types of protozoans. cilia, sarcodine, parasites, flagellets
List the 5 types of algae. -Euglonoids -Dinoflagellates -Diatoms -Red algea -Brown algea
List three types of fungus-like protists. -Slime molds -Water molds -Downy mildews
Which type of algae are used in foods and can be eaten by humans? red and brown algea
Which algae produces diatomaceous earth? Diatoms
Which type of algae have plant like structures (stalk, blade)? brown algea
Which protist cause the irish potato family Water molds
Created by: maryregan