188.8.131.52.1.1.1 Sawfish can grow to over 20 feet long.
184.108.40.206 They have a soft, unsegmented body and live in aquatic or damp habitats, and most kinds have an
external calcareous shell.
220.127.116.11.1 Body has more than two cell layers, tissues and organs. Body without cavity. Body possesses a
through gut with mouth and anus.
18.104.22.168.1.1 Sepiida (cuttlefish)
22.214.171.124.1.1.1 The cuttle fish has 3 hearts
126.96.36.199 A phylum of aquatic invertebrate animals that comprises the
188.8.131.52.1 Poriferans are commonly called sponges. These are multicellular organisms which are
sessile/sedentary in nature. Most of them are marine while a few are fresh water forms. Body
is cylindrical, asymmetrical or has radial symmetry.
184.108.40.206.1.1 Demospongiae (demosponge)
220.127.116.11.1.1.1 They have no organs.
18.104.22.168 An invertebrate animal.
22.214.171.124.1 They posses a chitinous exoskeleton that must be shed during growth. The paired appendages
are jointed. The segmented bodies are arranged into regions, called tagmata. They have bilateral
126.96.36.199.1.1 Rhopalocera (butterfly)
188.8.131.52.1.1.1 Butterflies can see red, green, and yellow.
184.108.40.206 Any unsegmented worm
220.127.116.11.1 Bilaterally symmetrical, and vermiform. Body has more than two cell layers, tissues and organs.
Body cavity is a pseudocoel, body fluid under high pressure. Body possesses a through gut with a
18.104.22.168.1.1 Nematoda (roundworm)
22.214.171.124.1.1.1 Can range up to 20inches long. (50mm)
3.1 All the fungus groups and sometimes the slime molds.
126.96.36.199 a fungus whose spores develop in basidia. Basidiomycetes include the majority of familiar
mushrooms and toadstools.
188.8.131.52.1 Agaricus Bisporus (mushrooms)
184.108.40.206.1.1 Mushrooms are made up of around 90% water.
220.127.116.11 A subphylum of Protozoa, including all the amebae, both free-living and parasitic.
18.104.22.168.1.1.1 Fossils have been found that date back 3.96 billion years.
4.1 A taxonomic kingdom comprising the protists.
22.214.171.124 A phylum of protozoa in the kingdom Protista, comprising the ciliates.
126.96.36.199.1 Unicellular heterotrophs, feed on bacteria, algae, many are carnivorous, the organism uses cilia
to walk or jump.
188.8.131.52.1.1.1 They live in either saltwater or freshwater.
184.108.40.206 any parasitic spore-forming protozoan of the phylum (or class) sporozoa, several species of
which, as plasmodia, cause malaria.
220.127.116.11.1 heterotroph, not motile, eukaryotes, unicellular
18.104.22.168.1.1 Plasmodium vivax (causes malaria)
22.214.171.124.1.1.1 Devastating parasitic disease.
5.1 a bacterium of a large group typically having simple cells with rigid cell walls and often flagella for
movement. The group comprises the “true” bacteria and cyanobacteria, as distinct from
126.96.36.199 Blue-green algae.
188.8.131.52.1 They are blue-green, omnipresent, the flagella are absent, they may be unicellular, colonial and
184.108.40.206.1.1.1 Can bloom all year around but more so during summer and fall.
6.1 microorganisms that are similar to bacteria in size and simplicity of structure but radically different
in molecular organization. They are now believed to constitute an ancient intermediate group
between the bacteria and eukaryotes.
6.1.1 Extreme Thermophiles
220.127.116.11 Heat-loving organisms with an optimum growth temperature of 50C.
18.104.22.168.1 They grow in heated regions, to tolerate heat they regulate their fatty acid composition, they are
22.214.171.124.1.1 Geogemma barossii (strain 121)
126.96.36.199.1.1.1 First discovered 200 miles (320km) off Puget Sound.