KINGDOM PROTISTA: GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS & CLASSIFICATION
SUBJECT : Zoology
AUTHOR : Manideep Raj
PUBLISHED ON : 04/08/19
NUMBER OF PAGES : ( 15 Pages)
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Protists are a diverse group of life forms including animal like, plant like and fungus like protists. Characters of Kingdom Protista are enumerated with reference to their habits and habitat, distribution and abundance, size, cell structure, locomotion, nutrition, respiration, excretion, reproduction and life cycles. A synopsis of the existing animal like protist (protozoa) phyla is provided as reviewed by R.D. Barnes in the fifth edition of his book ‘Invertebrate Zoology’ along with a note on the economic importance of Protista.