PLANT - , yellow-green algae none or chlorophyll s a and c...

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PLANT-LIKE (ALGAE) Cryptomonad s Cryptophyta cryptomonad s, cryptophytes none, or chlorophyll s a and c ; phycobilins ; carotenoid s flagella, unequal, subapical starch no cell wall; protein plates marine and fresh- water; cold water Red algae Rhodophyta red algae, coralline algae chlorophyll a ; phycobilins ; carotenoid s none floridean starch cellulose embedded in gelatinous matrix mostly marine, warm waters; Haptophytes Haptophyta haptophytes, coccoliths chlorophyll s a and c ; carotenoid s, especially fucoxanthin none or 2 flagella scales (coccoliths) of organic material; mostly marine; cause toxic “blooms” Diatoms Bacillariophyt a diatoms none or chlorophyll s a and c ; carotenoid s mainly fucoxanthin none or 2 flagella; apical chrysolaminari n silica marine and fresha water Chrysophyte s Chrysophyta chrysophytes
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Unformatted text preview: , yellow-green algae none or chlorophyll s a and c ; carotenoid s mainly fucoxanthin none or 2 flagella; apical chrysolaminari n none or silica scales; some cellulose scales mainly freshalga e water, a few marine Brown algae Phaeophyta brown algae, kelps, rock-weed, Fucus chlorophyll s a and c ; carotenoid s mainly fucoxanthin 2 flagella only in reproductiv e cells laminarin transported as mannitol cellulose in algin; some algin; some with plasmodesmat a almost all marine, in cold waters Green algae Chlorophyta green algae chlorophyll s a and b ; carotenoid s none, 2 or more flagella starch proteins, noncellulose carbohydrates , cellulose; some with plasmodesmat a marine and freshwate r many symbiont s...
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This note was uploaded on 11/14/2011 for the course BIO 1421 taught by Professor Farr during the Fall '08 term at Texas State.

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