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Domain Prokarya

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Superkingdom Monera
unicellular, multicellular, two subkingdoms, circular DNA w/o protein
Kingdom Archaea
extreme bacteria, methanogens, halophiles, thermoacidophiles
methanogens
extreme areas (bogs), use methane/gives off methane
halophiles
live in extremely salty areas
thermoacidophiles
live in heat/acidic environments, hot bogs
Kingdom Eubacteria
3 shapes: coccus (round), bacillus (rod), spiral (spirilla)
Escherichia coli
rod shapped, ecoli, gives off vitamin K
Streptococcus
round, strep-throat, vaginal yeast infection
Domain Prokarya
prokaryotes, lack nuclei and other membrane-enclosed organelles, reproduce by binary fission