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Phytoplankton

Photosynthetic or plant constituent of plankton; mainly unicellular algae.A type of [[plankton classified as a plant.

Plankton consisting of microscopic plants.


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How are plantae protists and stramenopila (diatom) different

... similar? The attempt at a solution: Diatoms: are a major group of eukaryotic algae (single celled algae), and are one of the most common types of phytoplankton. Most diatoms are unicellular and some are colonial algae, live in water, both heterotroph and autotroph, yellow brown chloroplast, they ...

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by yahman
Fri Jan 22, 2010 5:26 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: plantae protist and diatoms evolution
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Big bang and Evoluion

... million years ago, as evidenced by the fossil record.[1][2] This was accompanied by a major diversification of other organisms, including animals, phytoplankton, and calcimicrobes.[3] Before about 580 million years ago, most organisms were simple, composed of individual cells occasionally organized ...

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by gamila
Mon Sep 28, 2009 12:59 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Big bang and Evoluion
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Natural selection is proven wrong

... million years ago, as evidenced by the fossil record.[1][2] This was accompanied by a major diversification of other organisms, including animals, phytoplankton, and calcimicrobes.[3] Before about 580 million years ago, most organisms were simple, composed of individual cells occasionally organized ...

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by gamila
Wed Apr 22, 2009 12:31 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Natural selection is proven wrong
Replies: 247
Views: 621197

zooplankton

... sanjay thiske Asst. proff. at govt. College Rajnandagon state chattisgarh INDIA. sir i doing my phd in the subject of limnology. and the study of phytoplankton and zooplankto is the part of my researech, if u have any litrature which is related to quanititative and qualitative study of plankton ...

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by sanjaythiske
Fri Apr 10, 2009 3:30 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: zooplankton
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Do all cells have the ability to perform photosynthesis?

... an Euglena uses its flagellum and is still included in plankton). You cannot use it a systematic term. Plankton includes zooplankton and phytoplankton. The requirement for something to be classified as phytoplankton is that it carries out photosynthesis, but saying that is like saying ...

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by MrMistery
Sat May 17, 2008 8:37 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Do all cells have the ability to perform photosynthesis?
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