20.4 Protists Are Critical Components of Many Ecosystems
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What are primary producers?
Autotrophic organisms that synthesise organic materials from inorganic materials, effectively introducing new organic material into the environment that the primary consumers can feed upon and so forth.
What are examples of primary producers?
diatoms (1.5 of phytosynthetic carbon fixation on Earth); Phytoplankton (eaten by heterotrophs which are eaten by something else)
What are anopheles?
mosquitoes that transmit malaria into blood (goes to liver and bursts red blood cells)
What are examples of endosymbiont microbial eukaryotes?
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19.1 Life Consists of Three Domains That Share a Common Ancestor & 19.2 Prokaryote Diversity Reflects the Ancient Origins of Life
19.3 Ecological Communities Depend on Prokaryotes