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Multi Cellular Primary Producers - Marine Biology - Lecture Slides

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Post: January 25th, 2013
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These are the lecture slides of Marine Biology. Key important points are: Multi Cellular Primary Producers, Seaweeds and Plants, Marine Algae, Macroalgae, Phytoplankton, Body of Macroalgae, Pneumatocysts, Alteration of Generations, Types of Marine Algae
These are the lecture slides of Marine Biology. Key important points are: Multi Cellular Primary Producers, Seaweeds and Plants, Marine Algae, Macroalgae, Phytoplankton, Body of Macroalgae, Pneumatocysts, Alteration of Generations, Types of Marine Algae
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Chapter 6 Multi-cellular Primary Producers: Seaweeds and Plants Docsity.com Marine Algae • Marine algae are important primary _____ (photosynthetic) • These algae are called by a generic term “seaweeds” or more formal term macroalgae or phytoplankton • While some are thought to be the pre-cursors of plants, algae do not have the same advanced structures seen in plants such as roots, stems and leaves Docsity.com Marine Algae • The body of a macroalgae is known as a ____. • This thallus can be simple or more advanced in its structure. • In some algae, there are: – Blades – leaf-like structures – Stipes – stem-like structures – Holdfast – root-like structures (these structures lack the advanced conducting tissues seen in true plants) Docsity.com Marine Algae • Some algae have pneumatocysts, (gas-filled bladders) to keep blades near the water’s surface for light/photosynthesis • The blades, stipes and pneumatocysts of the giant kelp ( a brown algae..

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