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BZ 120 Week Two

Dr. Steingraeber's plant biology course at CSU
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Hooke
coined the term "cell".
Linnaeus
Credited with creating the modern form of the scientific name.
Hierarchy of Classification
Domain-->Kingdom-->Phylum-->Class-->Order-->Family-->Genus-->Species
Three Domains
Archaea, Eukarya, Bacteria
4 Kingdoms of Eukarya
Protista, Plantae, Fungi, Animalia
Protoplast
Cytoplasm + Nucleus
Nucleolus
Round structure inside nucleus; makes ribosomes.
Tonoplast
The membrane of a vacuole.
Ribosomes
Site of protein synthesis
Golgi Apparatus
Packages.
Vesicle
Small balloon-like package of material.
Plastids
Complex organelles based on their pigment.
Chloroplast
Green plastid. Site of photosynthesis.
Chromoplast
Contains other pigments (red pepper, flowers)
Leukoplast
Colorless plastid that stores starch.
Mitochondrion
Powerhouse of cell. Site of aerobic respiration.