23-OverviewLife_Prokaryotes

23-OverviewLife_Prok - Overview of Life on Earth Two Kingdoms Carolus Linnaeus(1707-1778 Carolus Linnaeus Founder of Systematic Biology Plants

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Overview of Life on Earth
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Two Kingdoms Carolus Linnaeus (1707-1778) Plants Animals Carolus Linnaeus- Founder of Systematic Biology
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Three Kingdoms Ernst Haeckel (1834-1919) Plants Animals Protists
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Prokaryotes and Eukaryotes Edouard Chatton (1937) …this basic divergence in cellular structure which separates the bacteria and the blue green algae [cyanobacteria] from all other cellular organisms, probably represents the greatest single evolutionary discontinuity [italics mine] to be found in the present-day world. R. Y. Stanier, et al. The Microbial World , ed. 3. (1963)
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Five Kingdoms R. H. Wittaker (1959)
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Lynn Margulis and the Five Kingdoms of Life on Earth Protists = Protoctists
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Three Domains Carl Woese (1980) protoctists monerans
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rokaryotes: First Life on Earth Prokaryotes: First Life on Earth Dr. James Holden Department of Microbiology
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Prokaryotes are small, unicellular and lack organelles http://www.phschool.com/science/biology_place/biocoach/images/cells/allcell.jpg
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Most bacteria do not cause diseases
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Global Plant and Prokaryotic Biomass
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This note was uploaded on 11/22/2011 for the course BIOLOGY 190a taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '11 term at UMass (Amherst).

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23-OverviewLife_Prok - Overview of Life on Earth Two Kingdoms Carolus Linnaeus(1707-1778 Carolus Linnaeus Founder of Systematic Biology Plants

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