Protist Essay - Protist Essay Protists are with no doubt...

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Protist Essay Protists are with no doubt the most diverse, different, and interesting eukaryotic kingdom. Protists have a variety of body plans, and they’re so different from each other in many other ways that it makes it very hard to biologically classify protists. The best way to identify whether an organism is a protist is to see whether if it fits in any other kingdom. If it doesn’t, then we call it a protist. So basically, the kingdom Protista is like the trash can of the Domain Eukarya. All protists are Eukaryotic. But most are unicellular, whereas some form colonies, and some are multicellular. Some are photosynthetic, some are heterotrophic. They include plant-like, animal-like, and fungi-like protists. | P a g e Gautham – 5/3/10
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Different protists also use different ways of motility. Some use flagella, some use cilia (different from bacteria), and some are pseudopods (unlike any bacteria). They have a diversity of lifestyles. This is why they are so diverse and intricate to
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