Biology 1A    Oct 6, 1998
Lecture 11 - Algae I

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I. What are algae? II. There are six major groups of algae. III. Euglenids are photosynthetic flagellates. IV. Unicellular organisms face many unique challenges. V. Dinoflagellata.


accessory pigment fucoxanthin reservoir
alga kelp forest Reynolds number
algal bloom marine seaweed
alginate paramylon silica
beta carotene pectinate stigma
benthos pellicle terrestrial
bioluminescence photosynthate theca
cellulose phytoplankton unicellular
chlorophyll a pigment viscosity
cingulum plankton xanthophyll
estuary plastid zooplankton
flagellae red tide zooxanthellae
freshwater reef

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