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Unformatted text preview: primarily by the resident cnidarians. Some reefs also exist in cold, deep waters. cytoplasmic streaming- A circular flow of cytoplasm, involving myosin and actin filaments, that speeds the distribution of materials within cells. diatom- (di-uh-tom) A unicellular photosynthetic alga with a unique glassy cell wall containing silica. dinoflagellate- (di-no-flaj-uh-let) Member of a group of mostly unicellular photosynthetic algae with two flagella situated in perpendicular grooves in cellulose plates covering the cell. diplomonad- A protist that has modified mitochondria, two equal-sized nuclei, and multiple flagella....
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This note was uploaded on 04/28/2011 for the course BIO V23.0012 taught by Professor Borowsky during the Spring '10 term at NYU.
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