11 Lec 11 Cyanobacteria and Algae Part 1

11 Lec 11 Cyanobacteria and Algae Part 1 - Cyanobacteria...

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I. Classification II. Morphology and reproduction III. Physiology IV. Ecology and distribution VI. Biological soil crusts 1. Structure and formation 2. Species composition 3. Ecological functions 4. Disturbances Cyanobacteria and Algae Cyanobacteria and Algae (Part 1) (Part 1) Reading : Textbook from Sylvia et al., 2004. Chapter 7, page 162-180
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Cyanobacteria Archeae Brown Algae Fungi Green Plants Red Algae Diatoms Other Eukaryotes Animalia
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Cyanobacteria - Classification Used to be called “blue-green Algae” Oxygenic phototrophic Bacteria Large, morphologically heterogeneous group
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Cyanobacteria - Classification
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Algae - Classification Oxygenic phototrophic Eukaryotes Large, morphologically diverse group Considered as “simple” “plant-like” organisms Fossil record: 900 million years (green algae), 200 million years (diatoms)
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Class Common name Pigments Storage products Cyanophyta Cyanobacteria
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11 Lec 11 Cyanobacteria and Algae Part 1 - Cyanobacteria...

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