Chapter 20 Terms

Chapter 20 Terms - apicomplexans. Amoeba: a type of...

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Biology 1421 Chapter 20 Terms Acellular Slime Mold: a type of fungus-like protest that forms a multinucleate structure that crawls in amoeboid fashion and ingests decaying organic matter; also called plasmodial slime mold. Algae: any photosynthetic member of the eukaryotic kingdom Protista. Alveolate: a member of the Alveolata, a large assemblage of protists that is assigned kingdom status by many systematists. The alveolates, which are characterized by a system of sacs beneath the cell membrane, include ciliates, foraminiferans, dinoflagellates, and
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Unformatted text preview: apicomplexans. Amoeba: a type of animal-like protest that uses a characteristic streaming mode of locomotion by extending a cellular projection called a pseudopod. Amoebozoan: Apicomplexan: Cellular Slime Mold: Cercozoan: Cilia: Ciliate: Diatom: Dinoflagellate: Diplomonad: Euglenid: Euglenozoan: Excavate: Forminiferan: Kinetoplastid: Parabasalid: Phytoplankton: Plasmodium: Protist: Protozoa: Pseudoplasmodium: Pseudopod: 1 Biology 1421 Chapter 20 Terms Radiolarian: Stramenopile: Water Mold: 2...
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