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Case study red algae porphyra nori mulcellular

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Unformatted text preview: udy: Plasmodium Anopheles 3 6/13/13 Pro)sts and Plantae Who are the closest rela)ves to plants? Case Study: Red Algae Porphyra (“nori”) Mul)cellular Valuable aquaculture 4 6/13/13 Case Study: Diatoms •  100,000 living species! •  Unicellular algae •  Have silicon dioxide in cell wall •  Major component of phytoplankton (marine and freshwater) •  Photoautotrophs What role do diatoms play in removing carbon dioxide from our planet’s atmosphere? Test Yourself: 5...
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