Ciliated Protozoa

Water molds and downy molds parasitize plants

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Unformatted text preview: slime molds, FLAGELLATED REPRODUCTIVE CELLS What is oomycota? Water molds and downy molds, PARASITIZE PLANTS, DECOMPOSE freshwater What are slime molds’ characteristics? Can live an independent, amoeba like cells eating fungi and bacteria Bad times = individual cells gather and produce slimy covering called a slug What happens when the communal slug finds more food? Slug stops What structure can slime molds form? Net like structure with individual amoeba like cells What happens when the individual cells form one cell? Plasmodium slime mold What do they produce like true Fungi? Fruiting bodies and hyphae...
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This note was uploaded on 11/26/2013 for the course BIO 200 taught by Professor Smith during the Fall '13 term at Marist.

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