A Photographic Atlas of Marine Biology by Gary D. Wisehart, Erin C. Rempala, Michael J. Leboffe, David

By Gary D. Wisehart, Erin C. Rempala, Michael J. Leboffe, David Ferguson

This e-book is a full-color complement that gives pictures of preserved specimens and pictures taken at quite a few aquaria to supply insurance of organisms within the world's oceans. it truly is designed to accompany any marine biology textual content or laboratory guide. 3-hole drilled

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Only the two with the greatest known number of marine species will be considered here. The second clade, Rhizaria (rhiza—root), is a very diverse group, but generally contains organisms with ­pseudopods (pseudo—false, podia—foot) of various types. These are cytoplasmic extensions of the cell. Many Rhizarians produce shells or skeletons that may be complex in structure. Mitochondria have tubular cristae. There are parasitic and flagellated members of this clade, but the best known are the amoebas.

The remainder is—pardon the expression—clear as mud. Chapter 2 Marine Bacteria and Archaea 25 Halobacterium is a genus of motile extreme halophiles. They exhibit a variety of cell morphologies, including rods (Figure 2-31A), cocci, and other irregular forms. Most are obligate aerobes, though some are facultative anaerobes. While some can survive and grow at a salinity of 87 ‰ NaCl, most require salt in the 200 to 260 ‰ range. Think what pouring salt on a snail does to the poor snail! These organisms—in fact, all marine organisms—have to deal with the dehydrating effect of salt.

We will concentrate on the extreme halophiles. C Diatoms Cyanobacteria Protists O2 dominated mud Aerobic sulfur oxidizing bacteria Microaerophilic zone Rust colored zone Red zone Photoheterotrophs Non-sulfur bacteria Purple sulfur bacteria Anaerobic zone Green zone Anaerobic H2S dominated zone (black) Green sulfur bacteria Sulfur reducing bacteria m 2-30 Winogradsky Column (a) What you put into a Winogradsky column dictates what you grow. Any well-constructed ­ olumn has an oxygen gradient from top to bottom, with the aerobic zone penetrating perhaps only as much as 20% of the total depth.

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