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Unformatted text preview: OR Sexual Reproduction • Can be dominated by Diploid OR Haploid Cells Variation in Cycles Compare Prokaryotes with Protists Life Cycle: sequence of events that occurs in individual growth, maturity & reproduce Alternation of Generation: One phase of Life Cycle based on Haploid, another based on Diploid Form Gametophyte: Haploid form; specialized cells produce Gamete through Mitosis Sporophyte: Diploid form; specialized cells undergo Meiosis, producing haploid cells called SPORES Protists: Summary • Paraphyletic Group Morphological Innovation o Creation of a Nucleus o Development of Chloroplast o Multi-cellular o Evolution of Reproduction o Support & Protection (Silicon Shell) o Increase in Size • Includes ALL Eukaryotes Except: Green Plants, Fungi & ANIMAL • Reproduction: o Sexual Reproduction; Alternation of Generations • Obtain Food: o Photosyntheic :chloroplast; protest engulfed cyanobacteria (ingest, absorb, etc)...
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