Biology Chapter 18-3
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Researchers found that microorganisms were very different from plants and animals. They were placed in their own kingdom called _______.
The ________ is a larger, more inclusive category than a kingdom.
The domain __________ includes unicellular organisms without a nucleus.
The domain ________ also includes unicellular organisms without a nucleus.
The domain ________ includes the four remaining kingdoms: "Protista," Fungi, Plantae, and Animalia.
organisms that moved from place to place and used food for energy
What fundamental traits did Linnaeus use to separate plants from animals?
What type of organisms were first placed into the kingdom Protista?
What types of organisms were placed into the kingdom Fungi?
because they had cell walls with or without a peptidolycan
Why did scientists place bacteria in their own kingdom, the Monera?
Eubacteria and Archaebacteria
What two kingdoms was kingdom Monera separated into?
animalia, plantae, fungi, "protista", archaebacteria, eubacteria
The Six-Kingdom System includes:
they are even more different from each other
What did genomic analysis reveal about the two prokaryotic groups?
They are the "catchall" group of eukaryotes.
They feed on dead or decaying organic matter.
They include mosses and ferns.
They have no cell walls and they move about.