Flashcards in Lecture 24 - Protists I Deck (10):
What is the clade Excavata characterized by?
What does the Excavata include?
What do Diplomonads and Parabasalids lack?
Diplomonads and Parabasalids have modified ______
Diplomonads and Parabasalids live in ______ environments
Diplomonads have reduced mitochondria called ____
Diplomonads have two equal-sized _______ and multiple ________
Diplomonads are often ________
parasites, EX Giardia intestnalis
What does the archaezoa hypothesis say?
-Diplomonads + Parabasalids are derived from ancient eukaryotic lineages before the acquisition of endosymbiotic bacteria evolved into mitochondria