Bacteria

Bacteria - Bacteria Organization Living organisms divided...

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Bacteria 24/09/2007 11:51:00 Organization Living organisms divided into five groups- kingdoms Look at genetics, dna sequences 3 domains, kingdoms within domains Archae o Archaebacteria Bacteria o Eubacteria Eukaria o Plants o Animals o Fungi o Protistas Scientific Names (Binomial nomenclature) First- genus (italics, first letter capitalized) Second- species (italics, lower) Sometimes abbreviate genus baccili, cocci, spirili Bacteria can also be grouped according to colony type Bacteria have cell walls
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Made of long polysaccharide chains with cross links of polypeptides reproduction bacteria are fast (divide every 20 minutes)
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